- In vitro fungistatic effects of natural coniferous resin from Norway spruce (Picea abies)M Rautio
Division of Clinical Microbiology, HUSLAB, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa HUS, 00029, Helsinki, Finland
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:1783-9. 2012..According to EM, resin caused damages in the cell hyphae and cell wall structures. We conclude that, in the agar plate diffusion test, coniferous resins are strongly fungistatic against the dermatophytic fungi only...
- Antibacterial effects of home-made resin salve from Norway spruce (Picea abies)M Rautio
Division of Clinical Microbiology, HUSLAB, Helsinki University Hospital, Jorvi Hospital, Espoo, Finland
APMIS 115:335-40. 2007..It gives some explanations why the traditional use of home-made resin salve from Norway spruce is experienced as being effective in the treatment of infected skin ulcers...