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Synonyms for lemongrass

an aromatic oil that smells like lemon and is widely used in Asian cooking and in perfumes and medicines

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a tropical grass native to India and Sri Lanka


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O Cymbopogon citratus Stapf utilizado na pesquisa foi coletado em dois pontos: no jardim do Laboratorio de Fitoterapia de Olinda, Estado de Pernambuco, escolhida como area que nao possuia fluxo de automoveis (area livre de poluicao--ALP), por ser area afastada do centro urbano, e as margens da BR 101, Recife, Estado de Pernambuco, uma das rodovias mais movimentadas do Estado de Pernambuco (area poluida--AP).
Toxicity and gastric tolerance of essential oils from Cymbopogon citratus, Ocimum gratissimum and Ocimum basilicum in Wistar rats.
In this present study the leaf extract of Cymbopogon citratus (lemon grass) obtained using methanol was found to have larvicidal activity against Culex quinquefasciatus, thus proposing the use this leaves as a mosquito control agent.
A similar reduction trend was observed in milk processed with Cymbopogon citratus extract as pH reduced from 3.
For their sake, I hope they have a USDA inspector who know's that the grassy product in the plastic sample bag is not marijuana but a new sample of Cymbopogon Citratus, the lively lemon grass.
Investigation of the effect of some elements (B, Mo, Co and Pb) on growth, productivity and quality of Cymbopogon citratus L.
O Cymbopogon citratus é cultivado em todos países na região dos trópicos.
2006), Cymbopogon citratus in lemongrass has been reported to induce anxiolytic effect via GABA-benzodiazepine receptor complex (Costa et al.
Anti-inflammatory activity of Cymbopogon citratus leaves infusion via proteasome and nuclear factor-kappaB pathway inhibition: contribution of chlorogenic acid.
This study was aimed to evaluate effects of certain essential oils namely Cinnomomum verum, Slyzygium aromaticum, Cymbopogon citratus, Cymbopogon martini and their major components cinnamaldehyde, eugenol, citral and geraniol respectively, on growth, hyphal infrastructure and virulence factors of Aspergillus fumigatus and Trichophyton rubntm.
As part of ongoing research on the chemical composition and the antimicrobial properties of Burkinabe plants essential oils alone and in combination, essential oils (EOs) from leaves of Cymbopogon citratus and Cymbopogon giganteus from Burkina Faso were analyzed by GC-FID and GC-MS.
Cymbopogon citratus DC, and Mentha piperita L; relevant in the context of this study, many of these linalool-producing species are traditionally used as sedatives, analgesics, hypnotics or anxiolytics, while some are also used in aromatherapy (Elisabetsky et al 1995a, b).