gum resin


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gum resin

[′gəm ¦rez·ən]
(materials)
A group of oleoresinous substances obtained from plants; mixtures of true gums and resins less soluble in alcohol than natural resins; examples are rubber, gutta-percha, gamboge, myrrh, and olibanum; used to make certain pharmaceuticals.
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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.
Usually, indigenous people make a mixture of ass urine, garlic, asafetida and copper sulphate, using this traditional technique they dip the axe into this chemical mixture and then apply deep cuts on the whole plant body to extract optimum quantity of gum resin from guglan within short period of time.
Effects of Boswellia serrata gum resin in patients with bronchial asthma: results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled, 6-week clinical study.
At the Department of Clinical Studies at Cairo's King Faisal University, frankincense oil is obtained by steam distillation from the gum resin of Boswellia serrata.
Gum resin, 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Some natural ingredients in different gum bases have been replaced by man-made materials because of the change in climates and demand for land in the areas where the trees with gum resin grow.
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.
Our aim was to evaluate the antioxidant and antiarthritic activity of Boswellia serrata gum resin extract (BSE) in collagen induced arthritis.
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.