Frankincense essential oil prepared from hydrodistillation of Boswellia sacra gum resins
induces human pancreatic cancer cell death in cultures and in a xenograft murine model.
The boswellia intervention was a commercially available ethanolic extract of Boswellic acid isolated from gum resin
of Boswellia serrata and was administered orally for 21 days following CIA induction.
Burseraceae) gum resin
on adjuvant-induced arthritis in lewis rats.
WHAT MARKET VALUE does frankincense have nowadays, the gum resin
at the heart of an immensely profitable luxury trade spanning several millennia and once as important to the economy of the Middle East as oil is today?
The gum resin
of boswellia serrata contains boswellic acids, which are well recognized for safe and effective use in humans.
They would put a ball of sticky rubber gum resin
on the end of their arrows and just shoot the birds out of the trees at night.
, gamboge Pith, flowers, leaves and fruits yield
Some natural ingredients in different gum bases have been replaced by man-made materials because of the change in climates and demand for land in the areas where the trees with gum resin
They were identified as Melchior, an elderly Persian with a long beard bringing the gift of gold; Caspar, a young and beardless Indian offering frankincense, a royal fragrance; and Balthasar, a black Arabian bearing the gift of myrrh, a bitter gum resin
valued for its medicinal purposes.
The acquisition will include the paper chemicals and resins business, a production unit in Kunsan (South Korea) as well as Dongsung's 70% interest in the gum resin
producer Fengkai Dongsung Chemical Co Ltd, China.
Recently it has been reported that an alcoholic extract of the gum resin
of Boswellia serrata and two of its active compounds i.
Small cuts are applied by axe on the plant body during winter season to take out the gum resin
In a double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical study, 80 patients with chronic asthma were treated with 900 mg/day of Boswellia gum resin
or placebo for six weeks.
This herbal extract is derived from gum resin
secreted by the boswellia tree, part of a family of medicinal plants grown and used in India, Africa, China, and the Middle East.
Frankincense is obtained from a forest tree called Boswellia Thurifera and the gum resin
is used in medicine.