Pistacia lentiscus

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Related to Pistacia lentiscus: Pistacia terebinthus, lentisk
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Synonyms for Pistacia lentiscus

an evergreen shrub of the Mediterranean region that is cultivated for its resin

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Mastic gum is made from the resin of Pistacia lentiscus, a small evergreen shrub native to the Mediterranean.
Antiatherogenic effect of Pistacia lentiscus via GSH restoration and downregulation of CD36 mRNA expression.
Evaluation of mastic a crude drug obtained from Pistacia lentiscus for gastric and duodenal anti-ulcer activity.
Open Forests of Ceratonia siliqua and Pistacia lentiscus
In the classical texts of Persian herbal medicine, a plant called mastaki or zarow perhaps may be related to Pistacia lentiscus L.
Some of the plant species identified as wood-charcoal, have also been documented in the wells (Table 3), mainly Pinus halepensis, Rosmarinus officinalis, Pistacia lentiscus and Olea europaea.