Chemical composition and larvicidal activity of essential oil from Ocimum basilicum
is reported to have antimicrobial property.
Keeping in view the attributed pharmacological importance, our earlier findings  and resource availability, the present work was undertaken on the aqueous fraction of the methanol extract of the aerial parts of Ocimum basilicum
with the object of isolating more polar novel compounds.
Hypolipemic activity of polyphenol-rich extracts from Ocimum basilicum
in Triton WR-1339-induced hyperlipidemic mice.
Antimicrobial Activity of Ocimum basilicum
and its Inhibition on the Characterized and Partially Purified Extracellular Protease of Salmonella typhimurium.
Effect of methyl jasmonate and chitosan on growth characteristics of Ocimum basilicum
Comparative studies on the activity of basil-an essential oil from Ocimum basilicum
1984, "Fungistatic activity of essential oils from Ocimum basilicum
Os oleos de Ocimum basilicum
(Lamiaceae) e Ocimum gratissimum (Lamiaceae) foram aplicados via fumigacao em adultos de Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae), uma praga de graos armazenados.
L, Ocimum gratissimum L, Ocimum sanctum L, Ocimum kilimandscharicum Schult.
Ladakh has abundant number of plants with medicinal value (such as Achillea millefolium, Bunium persicum, Caparis spinosa, Carum carvi, Dactylorhiza hatagirea, Hippophae rhamnoides, Medicago sativa, Mentha longifolia, Ocimum basilicum
, Origanum vulgare, Rheum webbianum, Rhodiola imbricata, Rosa webbiana, Saussurea lappa, etc.
(Reehan) growing wild in Oman has a better potential for commercial exploitation as a fragrance based on the high yield of linalool (49-86%) present in the leaf or flower but lacks the antimicrobial potency of Ocimum forskolei (Reehan), which is regionally endemic to Oman, and produces oil that is 42-65% estragole".