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 Boswellia carterii and Boswellia serrata in drinking water on the growth performance, hematology traits and immune response of broiler chicken.
Wang et al., "Evaluation of the anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties of individual and combined extracts from Commiphora myrrha, and Boswellia carterii," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Amer, "Immunomodulatory triterpenoids from the oleogum resin of Boswellia carterii Birdwood," Zeitschrift fur Naturforschung.
Essential Oils Considered Safe for Pregnancy (Guba, 2001) Essential Oil Botanical Name Cardamom Elettaria cardamomum German and Matricaria recutita, Anthemis noblis Roman chamomile Frankincense Boswellia carterii Geranium Pelargonium graveolens Ginger Zingiber officinale Neroli or Orange Blossom Citrus aurantium bigaradia Patchouli Pogostemon cablin Petitgrain Citrus aurantium Rose Rosa damascene Sandalwood Santalum album Table 3.
Boswellia carterii extract inhibits TH1 cytokines and promotes TH2 cytokines in vitro.
(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.