mastic tree

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Synonyms for mastic tree

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

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Effects of an acetone extract of Boswellia carterii Birdw.
Incensole acetate: a novel neuroprotective agent isolated from Boswellia carterii.
2005) showed that acetone extract of Boswellia carterii gum resin decreased arthritic scores, reduced paw oedema and significantly suppressed local tissue TNF-[alpha] and IL-1[beta] in Lewis rats.
But in classical texts of Persian herbal medicine, a plant called kondor perhaps may be related to Boswellia carterii Bird W.
Two studies investigated the effect of an extract of Boswellia carterii Birdw.