Boswellia serrata


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East Indian tree yielding a resin used medicinally and burned as incense

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In vitro antioxidant activity and anti-inflammatory activity of methanolic leaf extract of Boswellia serrata. Int.
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Modulation ofthe immune system by Boswellia serrata extracts and boswellic acids.
It summarizes the published data on boswellia quality issues, in particular the challenges in distinguishing Boswellia serrata from its potential substitutes and adulterants, details analytical methods to detect adulteration, and provides information on the nomenclature, cultivation, harvest, and market importance of boswellia.
Purpose: In order to verify these encouraging results in humans, the absorption of a standardized Boswellia serrata extract (BE) and its lecithin formulation (CSP) was comparatively investigated in healthy volunteers.
Their first formula contained devil's claw (Harpagophytum procumbens), Indian frankincense (Boswellia serrata), black currant (Ribes nigrum), white willow (Salixalba), and feverfew (Tanacetum parthenium), plus small amounts of EPA and DHA (omega-3 fatty acids).
The new products are: lemon, botanical name citrus limon; patchouli, pogostemon cablin; frankincense, boswellia carteri; and frankincense, mix of boswellia serrata and carteri.
[7] Boswellia serrata (frankincense) is a moderate to large branching tree (growing to a height of 12 feet) found in India, Northern Africa, and the Middle East.
After much searching for safer alternatives, scientists have set their sights on the plant resin, frankincense, from a tree called Boswellia serrata. Boswellia extracts have been used for thousands of years to treat a wide range of conditions caused by inflammation.
The cream of Boswellia serrata Roxb extract standardized for 5% of 95% 3-O-Acetyl-11-Keto Beta Boswellic Acid (AKBBA) was studied in an open label, multi-centered phase III clinical trial, evaluating 200 psoriatic patients with application of AKBBA cream three times daily for a period of 12 weeks.
Some are pure capsaicin, while others include such ingredients like menthol--an analgesic--along with anti-inflammatory components like borage oil and Boswellia serrata extract.
Efficacy and tolerability of Boswellia serrata extract in treatment of osteoarthritis of knee-A randomized double blind placebo controlled trial.
Reproductive biology information is available for only a few species of Burseraceae such as Commiphora weightii, Bursera medranoana, Sentiria laevigata and Boswellia serrata (Sunnichan et al., 2005).
The most well-known and widely-used one is the Boswellia serrata from Northern and central India.
Prevention of multiple low-dose streptozotocin (MLD-STZ) diabetes in mice by an extract from gum resin of Boswellia serrata (BE).