styrax

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family STYRACACEAE. Sap of these Asian trees are a source of a balsam (BALSAMS). This styrax balsam is 3/4 coniferyl benzoate, 1/8 free BENZOIC ACID, along with benzyl cinnamate, vanillin, and TRITERPENES.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Analytical investigation of styrax and benzoin balsams by HPLC- PAD-fluorimetry and GC-MS
    Michael Hovaneissian
    Universite d Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse, Laboratoire de Chimie Bioorganique et des Systèmes Moléculaires Vectoriels, Equipe Chimie appliquée à l Art et à l Archéologie, 84000, Avignon, France
    Phytochem Anal 19:301-10. 2008
  2. ncbi Pentacyclic triterpenoids and their cytotoxicity from the stem bark of Styrax japonica S. et Z
    Mi Ran Kim
    Research Center for Proteineous Materials, Chosun University, Gwangju 501 759, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 27:283-6. 2004
  3. ncbi Anti-complement activity of norlignans and terpenes from the stem bark of Styrax japonica
    Byung Sun Min
    Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Daejeon, Korea
    Planta Med 70:1210-5. 2004
  4. ncbi Triterpenoids from the resin of Styrax tonkinensis and their antiproliferative and differentiation effects in human leukemia HL-60 cells
    Feng Wang
    Department of Natural Products Chemistry, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang 110016, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 69:807-10. 2006
  5. ncbi New furofuran and butyrolactone lignans with antioxidant activity from the stem bark of Styrax japonica
    Byung Sun Min
    Laboratory of Immunomodulator, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, 52 Eoeun dong, Yuseong, Daejeon 305 333, Korea
    J Nat Prod 67:1980-4. 2004
  6. ncbi Styraxoside A isolated from the stem bark of Styrax japonica inhibits lipopolysaccharide-induced expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase-2 in RAW 264.7 cells by suppressing nuclear factor-kappa B activation
    Kyung Jin Yun
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biochemistry and Kyung Hee East West Pharmaceutical Research Institute, College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 30:139-44. 2007
  7. ncbi Triterpenoids and a sterol from the stem-bark of Styrax japonica and their protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B inhibitory activities
    Joo Hee Kwon
    College of Pharmacy, Catholic University of Daegu, Gyeongbuk 712 702, Korea
    Phytother Res 22:1303-6. 2008
  8. ncbi Triterpenoid from Styrax japonica SIEB. et ZUCC, and its effects on the expression of matrix metalloproteinases-1 and type 1 procollagen caused by ultraviolet irradiated cultured primary human skin fibroblasts
    Hyung In Moon
    Department of Dermatology, Seoul National University College of Medicine Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 28:2003-6. 2005
  9. ncbi Laboratory evaluation of aromatic essential oils from thirteen plant species as candidate repellents against Leptotrombidium chiggers (Acari: Trombiculidae), the vector of scrub typhus
    Praphathip Eamsobhana
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Exp Appl Acarol 47:257-62. 2009
  10. ncbi A study on inhibitory effects of Siğla tree (Liquidambar orientalis Mill. var. orientalis) storax against several bacteria
    Osman Sagdic
    Department of Food Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Erciyes University, 38039 Kayseri, Turkey
    Phytother Res 19:549-51. 2005

Research Grants

  1. The molecular basis of morphological evolution
    David L Stern; Fiscal Year: 2010

Scientific Experts

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Publications103 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Analytical investigation of styrax and benzoin balsams by HPLC- PAD-fluorimetry and GC-MS
    Michael Hovaneissian
    Universite d Avignon et des Pays de Vaucluse, Laboratoire de Chimie Bioorganique et des Systèmes Moléculaires Vectoriels, Equipe Chimie appliquée à l Art et à l Archéologie, 84000, Avignon, France
    Phytochem Anal 19:301-10. 2008
    An HPLC and GC study has been conducted on the aromatic oleoresins styrax and benzoin produced by several American, Mediterranean and East-Asian trees, and widely used in ancient civilisations for their therapeutic and odoriferous ..
  2. ncbi Pentacyclic triterpenoids and their cytotoxicity from the stem bark of Styrax japonica S. et Z
    Mi Ran Kim
    Research Center for Proteineous Materials, Chosun University, Gwangju 501 759, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 27:283-6. 2004
    The methylene chloride soluble fraction of MeOH extract from the stem bark of Styrax japonica S. et Z. (Styracaceae) showed significant cytotoxicity by SRB method against five human tumor cell lines...
  3. ncbi Anti-complement activity of norlignans and terpenes from the stem bark of Styrax japonica
    Byung Sun Min
    Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Daejeon, Korea
    Planta Med 70:1210-5. 2004
    ..A (1), and two new terpenes, styraxosides A (2) and B (3), were isolated from the MeOH-soluble fraction of Styrax japonica Sieb. et Zucc...
  4. ncbi Triterpenoids from the resin of Styrax tonkinensis and their antiproliferative and differentiation effects in human leukemia HL-60 cells
    Feng Wang
    Department of Natural Products Chemistry, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang 110016, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 69:807-10. 2006
    ..acid (6), sumaresinolic acid (7), siaresinolic acid (8), and oleanolic acid (9), were isolated from the resin of Styrax tonkinensis. The structures of these triterpenoids were determined by physicochemical and spectroscopic methods...
  5. ncbi New furofuran and butyrolactone lignans with antioxidant activity from the stem bark of Styrax japonica
    Byung Sun Min
    Laboratory of Immunomodulator, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, 52 Eoeun dong, Yuseong, Daejeon 305 333, Korea
    J Nat Prod 67:1980-4. 2004
    ..lignans, styraxlignolides C-F (2-5), were isolated from the EtOAc-soluble fraction of stem bark of Styrax japonica. Known compounds, taraxerol (6), syringin (7), and (-)-pinoresinol glucoside (8), were also obtained...
  6. ncbi Styraxoside A isolated from the stem bark of Styrax japonica inhibits lipopolysaccharide-induced expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase-2 in RAW 264.7 cells by suppressing nuclear factor-kappa B activation
    Kyung Jin Yun
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biochemistry and Kyung Hee East West Pharmaceutical Research Institute, College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 30:139-44. 2007
    ..styraxosides A and B) and lignans (egonol, masutakeside I, and styraxlignolide A) isolated from the stem bark of Styrax japonica Sieb. et Zucc...
  7. ncbi Triterpenoids and a sterol from the stem-bark of Styrax japonica and their protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B inhibitory activities
    Joo Hee Kwon
    College of Pharmacy, Catholic University of Daegu, Gyeongbuk 712 702, Korea
    Phytother Res 22:1303-6. 2008
    Five pentacyclic triterpenoids (1-5) and a sterol (6) were isolated from the stem-bark of Styrax japonica...
  8. ncbi Triterpenoid from Styrax japonica SIEB. et ZUCC, and its effects on the expression of matrix metalloproteinases-1 and type 1 procollagen caused by ultraviolet irradiated cultured primary human skin fibroblasts
    Hyung In Moon
    Department of Dermatology, Seoul National University College of Medicine Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 28:2003-6. 2005
    ..The methylene chloride soluble fraction of methanol extract from the stems of Styrax japonica...
  9. ncbi Laboratory evaluation of aromatic essential oils from thirteen plant species as candidate repellents against Leptotrombidium chiggers (Acari: Trombiculidae), the vector of scrub typhus
    Praphathip Eamsobhana
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Exp Appl Acarol 47:257-62. 2009
    ..57%). Styrax torkinensis (benzoin) oil did not exhibit any repellency...
  10. ncbi A study on inhibitory effects of Siğla tree (Liquidambar orientalis Mill. var. orientalis) storax against several bacteria
    Osman Sagdic
    Department of Food Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Erciyes University, 38039 Kayseri, Turkey
    Phytother Res 19:549-51. 2005
    In this study, Siğla (Liquidambar orientalis Mill.) storax (styrax) was investigated for antibacterial activity against Aeromonas hydrophila, Bacillus amyloliquefaciens, B. brevis, B. cereus, B. megaterium, B...
  11. ncbi Synthesis and antibacterial activity of egonol derivatives
    Safiye Emirdağ Oztürk
    Ege University, Faculty of Science, Chemistry Department, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Bioorg Med Chem 16:4431-7. 2008
    ..egonol 5-[3''-(hydroxy)propyl]-7-methoxy-2-(3', 4'methylenedioxyphenyl)benzofuran was isolated from seeds of Styrax officinalis L...
  12. ncbi Total synthesis of a demethoxy-egonol from Styrax obassia
    H D Choi
    Department of Chemistry, Dongeui University, Pusan, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 23:438-40. 2000
    The total synthesis of a demethoxy-egonol isolated from Styrax obassia, 5-(3-hydroxypropyl)-2-(3',4'-methylenedioxyphenyl)benzofuran (9), is described...
  13. ncbi Egonol gentiobioside and egonol gentiotrioside from Styrax perkinsiae promote the biosynthesis of estrogen by aromatase
    Danfeng Lu
    Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu 610041, PR China
    Eur J Pharmacol 691:275-82. 2012
    ..and identified two estrogen biosynthesis-promoting compounds, egonol gentiobioside and egonol gentiotrioside from Styrax perkinsiae. The compounds also promoted estrogen biosynthesis in 3T3-L1 preadipocyte cells...
  14. ncbi Homoegonol attenuates the asthmatic responses induced by ovalbumin challenge
    In Sik Shin
    Natural Medicine Research Center, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, 30 Yeongudanji ro, Ochang eup, Cheongwon Gun, Chungbuk, 363 883, Republic of Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 37:1201-10. 2014
    Homoegonol is a lignan derived from styraxlignolide A, which was isolated from Styrax japonica, a medicinal plant widely used for treatment of inflammatory diseases in Korea...
  15. ncbi SJSZ glycoprotein (38 kDa) inhibits cell cycle and oxidative stress in N-methyl-N'-nitro-N-nitrosoguanidine-induced ICR mice
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, Gwang Ju, South Korea
    Anticancer Agents Med Chem 13:647-53. 2013
    ..Recently, we isolated a glycoprotein from Styrax japonica Siebold et al Zuccarini (SJSZ glycoprotein), which consists of a carbohydrate moiety (52...
  16. ncbi Liquid chromatography-electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry for the quantification of styraxlignolide A in rat plasma
    Hye Y Ji
    Drug Metabolism and Bioanalysis Laboratory, College of Pharmacy, The Catholic University of Korea, Bucheon, Korea
    J Sep Sci 34:1828-33. 2011
    Styraxlignolide A is a pharmacologically active ingredient isolated from Styrax japonica Sieb. et Zucc...
  17. ncbi Inhibitory effect of SJSZ glycoprotein (38 kDa) on expression of heat shock protein 27 and 70 in chromium (VI)-treated hepatocytes
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang Ju, 500 757, South Korea
    Mol Cell Biochem 359:45-57. 2012
    ..The principal objective of this study was to determine whether or not Styrax japonica Siebold et al. Zuccarini (SJSZ) glycoprotein prevents hepatocarcinogenesis in chromium-treated BNL CL...
  18. ncbi Quantification of homoegonol in rat plasma using liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry and its pharmacokinetics application
    Hyeon Uk Jeong
    Drug Metabolism and Bioanalysis Laboratory, College of Pharmacy, The Catholic University of Korea, Bucheon, 420 743, Republic of Korea
    Biomed Chromatogr 28:1816-21. 2014
    Homoegonol is a biologically active neolignan isolated from Styrax species with cytotoxic, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and anti-asthma activities...
  19. ncbi Development and validation of a high-performance liquid chromatography method for quantification of egonol and homoegonol in Styrax species
    Ana C G Moraes
    Universidade de Franca, Av Dr Armando Salles de Oliveira, 201, 14404 600, Franca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Biomed Chromatogr 26:869-74. 2012
    b>Styrax camporum Pohl, known in Brazil as 'estoraque do campo' or 'cuia de brejo', has been used in the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases. The therapeutic action of S...
  20. ncbi Modulatory effect of phytoglycoprotein (38 kDa) on cyclin D1/CDK4 in BNL CL.2 cells induced by N-methyl-N'-nitro-N-nitrosoguanidine
    Jin Lee
    Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang ju 500 757, South Korea
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 385:181-90. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of Styrax japonica Siebold et al...
  21. ncbi SJSZ glycoprotein (38kDa) prevents thymus atrophy and enhances expression of IL-2 and IL-12 in diethylnitrosamine-induced hepatocarcinogenesis
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang Ju, South Korea
    Int Immunopharmacol 13:362-9. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the protective effect of the Styrax japonica Siebold et al...
  22. ncbi Antifungal property of dihydrodehydrodiconiferyl alcohol 9'-O-beta-D-glucoside and its pore-forming action in plasma membrane of Candida albicans
    Hyemin Choi
    School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, College of Natural Sciences, Kyungpook National University, Daehak ro 80, Buk Gu, Daegu 702 701, Republic of Korea
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1818:1648-55. 2012
    ..Therefore, the present study suggests that DDDC9G exerts its antifungal effect by damaging the membrane through pore formation in the fungal plasma membrane...
  23. ncbi Characterization of volatiles and anti-ulcerogenic effect of Turkish sweetgum balsam (Styrax liquidus)
    Ilhan Gurbuz
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, 06300 Ankara, Turkey
    J Ethnopharmacol 148:332-6. 2013
    Sweetgum, Styrax liquidus (Turkish sweetgum) is a resinous exudate obtained from the wounded barks of Liquidambar orientalis Miller tree which belongs to Altingiaceae (Hamamelidaceae)...
  24. ncbi Germination of Styrax camporum Pohl. seeds in response to substrate types, moisture contents and the seed morphology
    Edson Simão
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Biologia Vegetal, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade Estadual Paulista, 13506 900, Rio Claro, SP, Brasil
    An Acad Bras Cienc 85:295-306. 2013
    This study evaluated the contributions of Styrax camporum seed morphology (size of seeds, presence or absence of endocarp attached to the seed), different substrates (filter paper, vermiculite, sand and the soils of cerrado s. str...
  25. ncbi Growth of HepG2 cells was suppressed through modulation of STAT6/IL-4 and IL-10 in RAW 264.7 cells treated by phytoglycoprotein (38 kDa)
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwangju 500 757, South Korea
    Inflammation 36:549-60. 2013
    ..Thus, in this study, the antitumor effect of Styrax japonica Siebold et al...
  26. ncbi Inhibitory effect of Styrax Japonica Siebold et al. Zuccarini glycoprotein (38 kDa) on interleukin-1β and induction proteins in chromium(VI)-treated BNL CL.2 cells
    Jin Lee
    Bioenergy Research Center and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwangju, South Korea
    Mol Cell Biochem 367:103-11. 2012
    ..To examine the effects of the Styrax Japonica Siebold et al. Zuccarini (SJSZ) glycoprotein on inflammation in BNL CL...
  27. ncbi Cyclooxygenase inhibitory properties of nor-neolignans from Styrax pohlii
    Camila S Bertanha
    Núcleo de Pesquisa em Ciências Exatas e Tecnológicas, Universidade de Franca, Franca, Brazil
    Nat Prod Res 26:2323-9. 2012
    Chemical investigation of the n-hexane and EtOAc fractions of the ethanolic extract from Styrax pohlii (Styracaceae) aerial parts resulted in the isolation of the benzofuran nor-neolignan derivatives egonol (1), homoegonol (2), homoegonol ..
  28. ncbi SJSZ glycoprotein (38 kDa) modulates macrophage type 1/2-related factors at hepatocarcinogenic stage in N-nitrosodiethylamine-treated Balb/c
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang ju 500 757, South Korea
    Mol Cell Biochem 372:17-26. 2013
    ..Thus, SJSZ glycoprotein may be useful as one of immunomodulating agents which have to regulate M1- and M2-related factors to prevent tumor progression...
  29. ncbi DNA macroarray study of skin aging-related genes expression modulation by antioxidant plant extracts on a replicative senescence model of human dermal fibroblasts
    Stéphanie Dudonné
    Biolandes, Route de Bélis, 40420 Le Sen, France
    Phytother Res 25:686-93. 2011
    ..The collective transcriptional effects of these extracts suggest interesting antiaging properties which could be utilized in nutraceutical antiaging formulations...
  30. ncbi Preventive effect of phytoglycoprotein (38 kDa) on expression of alpha-fetoprotein and matrix metalloproteinase-9 in diethylnitrosamine-treated ICR mice
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, Gwang Ju, South Korea
    Drug Chem Toxicol 35:277-84. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the inhibitory effect of a glycoprotein (38 kDa) isolated from Styrax japonica Siebold et al Zuccarini (SJSZ) on metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in diethylnitrosamine (DEN)..
  31. ncbi Activity of tumor necrosis factor-α blocked by phytoglycoprotein (38 kDa) at initiation stage in N-nitrosodiethylamine-induced ICR mice
    Jin Lee
    Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang Ju, South Korea
    Mol Cell Biochem 362:177-86. 2012
    Hepatocellular carcinoma is becoming one of the most prominent types of cancer in the world. Recently, from Styrax japonica Siebold et al. Zuccarini (SJSZ), we isolated a glycoprotein which consists of carbohydrate moiety (52...
  32. ncbi Extended studies of Baltomyces styrax in Idaho and expanded distribution of this isopod gut fungus in USA
    Sarah J Oman
    Department of Biological Sciences, Boise State University, Boise, ID, USA
    Mycologia 104:313-20. 2012
    ..Baltomyces styrax has been included as a member of the Asellariales, a small and understudied order of true gut fungi...
  33. ncbi Inductive effect of phytoglycoprotein (38 kDa) on G₀/G₁ arrest and apoptosis in diethylnitrosamine-treated ICR mice
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang ju 500 757, South Korea
    Mol Cell Biochem 375:31-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was whether Styrax japonicum Siebold & Zuccarini (SJSZ) glycoprotein has preventive effect on the growth of hepatocarcinoma cells ..
  34. ncbi Aromatic resin characterisation by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Raw and archaeological materials
    Francesca Modugno
    Dipartimento di Chimica e Chimica Industriale, Universita di Pisa, via Risorgimento 35 56126 Pisa, Italy
    J Chromatogr A 1134:298-304. 2006
    ..was used to study the chemical composition of benzoe and storax resins, water-insoluble exudates of trees of the Styrax and Liquidambar genus...
  35. ncbi [Effects of aromatic resuscitation drugs on blood brain barrier in cerebral ischemia-reperfusion injury model rats]
    Caixia Ni
    Ministry of Education Key Laboratory of Standardization of Chinese Herbal Medicine, Pharmacy College, Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chengdu 611137, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 36:2562-6. 2011
    To research the effects of moschus, borneol, styrax and benzoinum on the structure and function of blood brain barrier in cerebral ischemia-reperfusion injury model rats.
  36. ncbi Schistosomicidal evaluation of flavonoids from two species of Styrax against Schistosoma mansoni adult worms
    Caio Guedes Braguine
    Universidade de Franca, Av Dr Armando Salles de Oliveira, Franca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Pharm Biol 50:925-9. 2012
    ..Schistosomiasis is a major health problem worldwide. Thus, the search for new schistosomicidal agents from natural sources can provide prototypes for drug discovery...
  37. ncbi Normalizing effect of SJSZ glycoprotein (38 kDa) on proliferating cell nuclear antigen and interferon-γ in diethylnitrosamine-induced mice splenocytes
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang ju 500 757, South Korea
    J Cell Biochem 114:808-15. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the protective effect of the Styrax japonica Siebold et al...
  38. ncbi Styrax japonica supplementation diet enhances the innate immune response in Epinephelus bruneus against bacterial and protozoan infections
    Ramasamy Harikrishnan
    Marine Applied Microbes and Aquatic Organism Disease Control Lab, Department of Aquatic Biomedical Sciences, School of Marine Biomedical Sciences and Marine and Environmental Research Institute, Jeju National University, Jeju 690 756, South Korea
    Exp Parasitol 129:260-5. 2011
    Kelp grouper, Epinephelus bruneus, fed for 30 days with 0% (control), 0.1%, 1.0%, and 2.0% of Styrax japonica supplementation diets, led to reductions in mortality after being challenged with a bacterium (Vibrio harveyi) and a ciliate ..
  39. ncbi Compound tincture of benzoin: a common contact allergen?
    Laura Scardamaglia
    Contact Dermatitis Clinic, Skin and Cancer Foundation, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 44:180-4. 2003
    ..This may explain the high frequency of reaction to compound tincture of benzoin found in our study...
  40. ncbi Benzofurans and another constituent from seeds of Styrax officinalis
    Yurdanur Yayla Akgul
    Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, University of Ege, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Phytochemistry 63:939-43. 2003
    The benzofuran constituents of the seeds of Styrax officinalis were investigated...
  41. ncbi Benzofurans from Styrax agrestis as acetylcholinesterase inhibitors: structure-activity relationships and molecular modeling studies
    Jiawei Liu
    Research Center of Medicinal Plants Resource Science and Engineering, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, 232 Waihuandong Road, Higher Education Mega Center, Guangzhou 510006, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 74:2081-8. 2011
    An extract of Styrax agrestis fruits, collected in Vietnam, significantly inhibited acetylcholinesterase (AChE) in vitro...
  42. ncbi An interesting and useful balsamic resin used to increase the adherence of adhesive tape to the skin: Siam benjoin (tentuire de benjoin)
    Nedim Sarifakioglu
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:795-6. 2004
  43. ncbi Insecticidal effects of essential oils from various plants against larvae of pine processionary moth (Thaumetopoea pityocampa Schiff) (Lepidoptera: Thaumetopoeidae)
    Mehmet Kanat
    Department of Forest Engineering, Faculty of Forestry, Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, 46060 Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    Pest Manag Sci 60:173-7. 2004
    ..laurel leaf oil, lavender flower oil, eucalyptus leaf oil, lavender leaf oil, cypress berry oil, essential oil of styrax and sulfate turpentine, respectively, in terms of mean mortality time...
  44. ncbi A framework for studying transient dynamics of population projection matrix models
    Iain Stott
    Centre for Ecology and Conservation, Biosciences, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter Cornwall Campus, Tremough, Treliever Road, Penryn, Cornwall, TR10 9EZ, UK
    Ecol Lett 14:959-70. 2011
    ..Our findings should guide further development of analyses of transient population dynamics using PPMs or other empirical modelling techniques...
  45. ncbi Crab spiders (Araneae: Thomisidae) in flowering plants in a Brazilian "Cerrado" ecosystem
    L C Rocha-Filho
    Departamento de Biologia, Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciencias e Letras de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil, 14040 901
    Braz J Biol 71:359-64. 2011
    ..86% of the spiders captured on 22 flowering plant species. The plants Senna rugosa (Fabaceae), Styrax ferrugineus (Styracaceae) and Banisteriopsis campestris (Malpighiaceae), hosted, each one, about 10 to 17% of the ..
  46. ncbi Inhibitory effect of phytoglycoprotein (38 kDa) on expression of matrix metalloproteinase-9 in 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate-treated HepG2cells
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang Ju, South Korea
    Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 384:185-96. 2011
    ..Firstly, glycoprotein isolated from Styrax japonica Siebold et al. Zuccarini (SJSZ) has a molecular weight with 38 kDa and consists of carbohydrate (57...
  47. ncbi Phytoglycoprotein (38  kDa) induces cell cycle (G₀/G₁) arrest and apoptosis in HepG2 cells
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang ju 500 757, South Korea
    J Cell Biochem 112:3129-39. 2011
    b>Styrax japonica Siebold et al Zuccarini (SJSZ) has been used to heal inflammation and bronchitis as folk medicine in Korea...
  48. ncbi Hypersensitivity reactions to products and devices in plastic surgery
    David E Cohen
    The Ronald O Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, 560 First Avenue, Room H100, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 11:253-65. 2003
  49. ncbi Biodiversity of Asterina species on Neotropical host plants: new species and records from Panama
    T A Hofmann
    Escuela de Biologia, Universidad Autónoma de Chiriquí UNACHI, 0427 David, Panama
    Mycologia 103:1284-301. 2011
    ..styracina from a new host-plant species (Styrax argenteus, Styracaceae)...
  50. ncbi Seedling growth and metal accumulation of selected woody species in copper and lead/zinc mine tailings
    Xiang Shi
    Research Institute of Subtropical Forestry, Chinese Academy of Forestry, Fuyang 311400, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 23:266-74. 2011
    ..var. simplicifolia Cham, Glochidion puberum (Linn.) Hutch, Broussonetia papyrifera, and Styrax tonkinensis) and one herbaceous species (Sesbania cannabina Pers) were planted in Cu and Pb/Zn tailings to assess ..
  51. ncbi Sedative and anticonvulsant activities of styrax after oral and intranasal administration in mice
    Jianming Guo
    Jiangsu Key Laboratory for TCM Formulae Research, Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, Nanjing, P R China
    Pharm Biol 49:1034-8. 2011
    b>Styrax, resin of Liquidambar orientalis Mill. (N.O. Hamamelaceae), belongs to resuscitation-inducing aromatic herbs in traditional Chinese medicine and functions in inducing resuscitation and restoring conscientiousness.
  52. ncbi Anti-Aspergillus activities of plant essential oils and their combination effects with ketoconazole or amphotericin B
    Seungwon Shin
    College of Pharmacy, Duksung Women s University, Seoul 132 714, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 26:389-93. 2003
    The essential oils from Cedrus atlantica, Styrax tonkinensis, Juniperus communis, Lavandula angustifolia, Melaleuca alternifolia, Pelargonium graveolens, Pogesternon patchouli and Rosmarinus officinalis were analyzed by GC-MS...
  53. ncbi Free radical-scavenging activity of Taiwanese native plants
    W C Hou
    Graduate Institute of Pharmacognosy Science, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Phytomedicine 10:170-5. 2003
    ..buerferianum var. formosanum, C. japonica var. morii, C. stenophylla var. stenophylloides, and M. zuihoensis with great potency in these assay systems and may be candidates for the development of natural antioxidants...
  54. ncbi Diversity of galling insects in Styrax pohlii (Styracaceae): edge effect and use as bioindicators
    Walter Santos de Araújol
    Pós graduação em Ecologia e Evolução, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Goias, Campus Samambaia, 74001 970 Goiania, Goias, CP 131, Brazil
    Rev Biol Trop 59:1589-97. 2011
    ..The goal of our study was to test the edge effect hypothesis for galling insects associated with Styrax pohlii (Styracaceae) host plant...
  55. ncbi Circumcision--which dressing?
    D C Gough
    Department of Paediatric Urology, Royal Manchester Children s Hospital
    Br J Urol 65:418-9. 1990
    ..Dressing the wound with greasy tulle gave better results; the addition of soframycin did not produce better results than those achieved with ordinary paraffin tulle...
  56. ncbi Sutureless skin graft reconstruction of the exenterated orbit
    H Conn
    Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Service, White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif 90033
    Ophthalmic Surg 20:519-20. 1989
    ..We present a rapid method for fixation of split-thickness skin grafts to the exenterated orbit using Steri-Strips and tincture of benzoin...
  57. ncbi The influence of tape type and of skin preparation on the force required to dislodge angiocatheters
    N Patel
    Department of Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
    Can J Anaesth 41:738-41. 1994
    ..001). The data suggest that the application of mastisol prior to taping i.v. catheters with Curity or Leukopor tape helps to minimize the risk of accidental dislodgement...
  58. ncbi Tincture of benzoin: clinical and microbiological implications of reusable containers
    R A Wascher
    Department of Surgery, Darnall Army Community Hospital, Fort Hood, TX 76544 5063, USA
    Mil Med 161:143-5. 1996
    ..Still, the use of multiple-dose dispensers of topical agents, particularly in surgical patients, should be carefully scrutinized for their clinical risk-to-economic benefit ratio...
  59. ncbi Comparing treatment response and complications between podophyllin 0.5%/0.25% in ethanol vs podophyllin 25% in tincture benzoin for penile warts
    C L Goh
    National Skin Centre, Singapore
    Singapore Med J 39:17-9. 1998
    ....
  60. ncbi Antisweet natural products. XV. Structures of Jegosaponins A-D from Styrax japonica Sieb. et Zucc
    K Yoshikawa
    Faculty, of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tokushima Bunri University, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 48:1093-6. 2000
    ..Compounds 1-4 are 3-O-tetraglycosides of barringtogenol C having an acetyl and a tigloyl or a (2Z)-hexenoyl groups at C-21, 22 and 28. The acylated saponins, 1-4, all showed antisweet activity...
  61. ncbi A simpler, less expensive technique for delayed primary closure of fasciotomies
    J Harrah
    Department of Surgery, Marshall University School of Medicine, Huntington, WV 25701, USA
    Am J Surg 180:55-7. 2000
    ..Moreover, because it requires no specialized equipment and can be applied in skilled nursing centers or at home by trained nurses, this technique could reduce the cost of caring for fasciotomy patients...
  62. ncbi Tacky but refined: a "slick" technique for dressings that hold better
    P R Carrington
    Carrington Dermatology, Rogers, Arkansas 72756, USA
    Dermatol Surg 26:929-30. 2000
    ..This same technique can be utilized prior to application of adhesive strips to healing wounds after sutures have been removed, allowing them to "stay on" longer with potentially better cosmesis and less spreading of the scar...
  63. ncbi A new lignan glycoside from the stem bark of Styrax japonica S. et Z
    Mi Ran Kim
    Research Center for Proteineous Materials, Chosun University, Gwangju, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 30:425-30. 2007
    A new lignan glycoside was isolated from the stem bark of Styrax japonica (Styracaceae). This lignan glycoside, named styraxjaponoside C (1), was identified by spectroscopic methods...
  64. ncbi Historical perspective on the use of otic antimicrobial agents
    C M Myer
    Pediatric Otolaryngology Department, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 20:98-101; discussion 120-2. 2001
    ..This article details the transition from treatment of otorrhea with nonspecific means to an era of antimicrobial therapy based on sound scientific evidence...
  65. pmc Allocation of resources to reproduction in Styrax obassia in a masting year
    Yuko Miyazaki
    Laboratory of Wood Biology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    Ann Bot 89:767-72. 2002
    ..by comparing the amount of storage starch in reproductive shoots, non-reproductive shoots and the main trunk in Styrax obassia, a typical masting tree species, during a year of little flowering (1999) and in a mass-flowering year (..
  66. ncbi Saponins from Styrax officinalis
    Yurdanur Yayla
    Ege University, Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Fitoterapia 73:320-6. 2002
    Three triterpene saponins named Styrax-saponin A-C (1-3) were found in pericarps of Styrax officinalis together with the deacylsaponin (4). Structural determinations were achieved using 1D-, 2D-NMR and mass spectrometry.
  67. ncbi Size, age and composition: characteristics of plant taxa as diversity predictors of gall-midges (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae)
    Walter S Araújo
    Pós graduação em Ecologia e Evolução, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Goás, Campus Samambaia, 74001 970 Goiania, Goias, CP 131 Brazil
    Rev Biol Trop 59:1599-607. 2011
    ..The most diverse host genera for gall-midges were Mikania, Eugenia and Styrax, with 15, 13 and nine galler species, respectively...
  68. ncbi Microcalorimetric study of the effect of Benzoinum and Styrax on the growth of Escherichia coli
    Jian Wang
    Pharmacy College, Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chengdu, 611137, PR China
    Nat Prod Res 25:457-63. 2011
    In this study, the effects of Benzoinum and Styrax on Escherichia coli (E. coli) growth were investigated by microcalorimetry. Using a TAM Air Isothermal Calorimeter, ampoule method, the power-time curves of E...
  69. ncbi Synthesis of egonol derivatives and their antimicrobial activities
    Safiye Emirdağ-Öztürk
    Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Bioorg Med Chem 19:1179-88. 2011
    ..The obtained data reported that compound B exhibited improved activities against all tested bacteria than egonol, others have shown different range of activities...
  70. pmc Inhibition of nitric oxide production in lipopolysaccharide-activated RAW 264.7 macrophages by Jeju plant extracts
    Eun Jin Yang
    Jeju Biodiversity Research Institute JBRI, Seogwipo si, Jeju 699 943, Korea
    Interdiscip Toxicol 2:245-9. 2009
    ..Plants such as Malus sieboldii, Vaccinium oldhamii, Corylus hallaisanensis, Carpinus laxiflora, Styrax obassia, and Securinega suffruticosa showed the most potent inhibition (above 70%) at a concentration of 100 µg/..
  71. ncbi Matrix metalloproteinase-1 inhibitor from the stem bark of Styrax japonica S. et Z
    Mi Ran Kim
    Research Center for Proteineous Materials, Chosun University, Gwangju, Korea
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 52:1466-9. 2004
    A bioassay-guided fractionation of the ethyl acetate soluble fraction from the stem bark of Styrax japonica S. et Z...
  72. ncbi Efficiency of removal of cadmium from aqueous solutions by plant leaves and the effects of interaction of combinations of leaves on their removal efficiency
    R Salim
    Chemistry Department, An Najah University, Nablus, Palestine
    J Environ Manage 87:521-32. 2008
    ..The most efficient types of plant leaves for the removal of cadmium are those of styrax, plum, pomegranate and walnut...
  73. ncbi 2-aryl benzofurans and their derivatives from seeds of Styrax macranthus
    Yinggang Luo
    Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu 610041, P R China
    Fitoterapia 78:211-4. 2007
    ..1) and demethoxy egonol gentiobioside (2), were isolated from the aqueous ethanolic extract of the seeds of Styrax macranthus, together with 7-methoxy-2-(3,4-methylenedioxyphenyl)benzofuran-5-carbaldehyde, egonol, demethoxy ..
  74. ncbi Two plant fish-poisons in Lebanon
    F Nigel Hepper
    The Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond TW9 3AE, United Kingdom
    Vet Hum Toxicol 46:338-9. 2004
    ..The powder is prepared from the seeds of storax (Styrax officinalis L) and tubers of common cyclamen (Cyclamen persicum Mill.), both species growing wild in Lebanon...
  75. ncbi The effect of erythrodiol-3-acetate on the expressions of matrix metalloproteinase-1 and type-1 procollagen caused by ultraviolet irradiated cultured primary old aged human skin fibroblasts
    H I Moon
    Molecular Neuroscience and Vascular Biology Laboratory, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Phytomedicine 13:707-11. 2006
    Methanol and aqueous extracts of Styrax japonica used traditionally for the treatments of skin elastic materials were screened in vitro for the matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-1 inhibitor actions...
  76. ncbi Preparation and evaluation of pH-dependent gradient-release pellets for TCM
    Xing Tang
    School of Pharmacy, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang, PR China
    Drug Dev Ind Pharm 30:1079-87. 2004
    ..on the TCMCR model drug--Guanxin Suhe Wan (GSW), which is in the traditional form of honey bolus, comprising Styrax, Borneolumsyntheticum, Olbanum, Radix aristolochiae and Lignum santali albi...
  77. ncbi [Contribution of microscopic techniques to anatomical and morphological knowledge on Styrax officinalis L]
    Ghaleb Tayoub
    ER Biodiversité et Environnement, Laboratoire Dynamique et Ressources du Végétal, Universite de Provence, case 17, 3, Place Victor Hugo, 13331 Marseille Cedex 3, France
    C R Biol 329:712-8. 2006
    The aim of this study was to precise anatomical and morphological features of the species Styrax officinalis with the help of current microscopic techniques, those features being of interest as valuable taxonomic characters...
  78. ncbi Intraspecific sequence variation of chloroplast DNA among the component species of deciduous broad-leaved forests in Japan
    Takaya Iwasaki
    Makino Herbarium, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1 1 Minami Osawa, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plant Res 119:539-52. 2006
    ..00134), Lindera triloba (pi=0.00255), L. obtusiloba (pi=0.00289), Pourthiaea villosa var. leavis (pi=0.00263), Acer japonicum (pi=0.00170), A. micranthum (pi=0.00237), Euonymus oxyphyllus (pi=0.00322) and Styrax obassia (pi=0.00100).
  79. ncbi Two new aromatic compounds from the resin of Styrax tonkinensis (Pier.) Craib
    Feng Wang
    Department of Natural Products Chemistry, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang 110016, China
    J Asian Nat Prod Res 8:137-41. 2006
    ..4-((E)-3-ethoxyprop-1-enyl)-2-methoxyphenol (3) together with five known aromatic compounds have been isolated from the resin of Styrax tonkinensis (Pier.) Craib. Their structures were determined by physical and spectroscopic methods.
  80. ncbi Four new benzofurans from seeds of Styrax perkinsiae
    Qi Lin Li
    Chengdu Institute of Biology, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu, P R China
    Planta Med 71:847-51. 2005
    ..3), and 5-(3-hydroxypropyl)-7-hydroxy-2-(3,4-methylenedioxyphenyl) benzofuran (4) were isolated from the seeds of Styrax perkinsiae, together with egonol (5), demethoxyegonol (6), egonol acetate (7), demethoxyegonol acetate (8), egonol ..
  81. ncbi Erythrodiol-3-acetate, pentacyclic triterpenoid from Styrax japonica, expressions of matrix metalloproteinase-1,2 in cultured human skin fibroblasts
    Hyung In Moon
    Department of Dermatology, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Laboratory of Cutaneous Aging Research, Clinical Research Institute, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul 110 744, Republic of Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 97:567-71. 2005
    ..Erythrodiol-3-acetate was isolated from the stems of Styrax japonica (Styracaceae)...
  82. ncbi Cytotoxic lignans from the stems of Styrax camporum (Styracaceae)
    Helder L Teles
    Instituto de Química UNESP, Araraquara, C P 355, 14800 900
    Nat Prod Res 19:319-23. 2005
    An ethanolic extract from the stems of Styrax camporum Pohl (Styracaceae), a plant traditionally used for gastrointestinal diseases, was fractionated and subjected to flash chromatography and afforded two benzofuran lignans, egonol and ..
  83. ncbi Stem and leaf hydraulics of congeneric tree species from adjacent tropical savanna and forest ecosystems
    Guang You Hao
    Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Menglun, 666303, Mengla, Yunnan Province, China
    Oecologia 155:405-15. 2008
    ....
  84. ncbi Regional differences in rates of plant speciation and molecular evolution: a comparison between eastern Asia and eastern North America
    Qiu Yun Jenny Xiang
    Department of Botany, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 7612, USA
    Evolution 58:2175-84. 2004
    ..clades from ten genera (Asarum, Buckleya, Carpinus, Carya, Cornus, Hamamelis, Illicium, Panax, Stewartia, and Styrax) that represent diverse angiosperm lineages using phylogenetic analyses of ITS (internal transcribed spacer of ..
  85. ncbi [A light-cured acrylic adhesive for fixing resin retention devices to the wax pattern]
    H Matsumura
    Department of Fixed Prosthodontics, Nagasaki University School of Dentistry
    Nihon Hotetsu Shika Gakkai Zasshi 34:364-71. 1990
    ..The light-cured adhesive was superior to the conventional one in handling and some other properties. This adhesive may be used to fabricate composite veneered prostheses with minimum errors in laboratory procedure...
  86. ncbi Isolation of virus-cell fusion inhibitory components from the stem bark of Styrax japonica S. et Z
    Dung Gun Lee
    School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 33:863-6. 2010
    ..alcohol 9'-O-glucoside (4), and styraxjaponoside B (5) were isolated from the stem bark of Styrax japonica. Among them, compounds 1 and 5 showed significantly high virus-cell fusion inhibitory activity...
  87. ncbi Apoptotic activity of ethanol extract from Styrax Japonica Siebold et al Zuccarini in HepG2 cells
    Jin Lee
    Molecular Biochemistry Laboratory, Biotechnology Research Institute and Center for the Control of Animal Hazards Using Biotechnology BK21, Chonnam National University, 300 Yongbong Dong, Gwang ju 500 757, South Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 131:210-5. 2010
    b>Styrax japonica Siebold et al Zuccarini (SJSZ) has been used to heal inflammation and bronchitis as an herbal plant in Korea.
  88. ncbi Anti-Candida property of a lignan glycoside derived from Styrax japonica S. et Z. via membrane-active mechanisms
    Cana Park
    School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, College of Natural Sciences, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, 702 701, Korea
    Mol Cells 29:581-4. 2010
    ..albicans were conducted. The results showed that Styraxjaponosdie C induced cytoplasmic membrane perturbation. The current study suggested that Styraxjaponoside C was active against C. albicans with membrane-active mechanisms...
  89. pmc Ceratocystis larium sp. nov., a new species from Styrax benzoin wounds associated with incense harvesting in Indonesia
    M van Wyk
    Department of Genetics, Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute FABI, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
    Persoonia 22:75-82. 2009
    b>Styrax benzoin trees, native to the island Sumatra, Indonesia are wounded to produce resin that is collected and burned as incense. These wounds on trees commonly develop into expanding cankers that lead to tree death...
  90. ncbi Ecology of subtropical evergreen broad-leaved forests of Yunnan, southwestern China as compared to those of southwestern Japan
    Cindy Q Tang
    Institute of Ecology and Geobotany, Yunnan University, 650091 Kunming, Yunnan, China
    J Plant Res 122:335-50. 2009
    ..in the two regions followed parallel paths, beginning with pioneer Alnus in Yunnan and Alnus, Mallotus and Styrax in Japan, accompanied by coniferous Pinus in the two areas, and with late-successional evergreen broad-leaved ..
  91. pmc VAC it - Some techniques on the application of VAC dressings
    Sarvpreet Singh
    Department of Orthopaedics, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 90:161-2. 2008
  92. ncbi [Determination of cinnamic acid in styrax produced in Guangdong province by highperformance liquid chromatography]
    Hong Wei Zhang
    Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Southern Medical University, Guangzhou 510515, China
    Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao 25:682-3. 2005
    The content of cinnamic acid in styrax produced in Guangdong Province was determined by high-performance liquid chromatography. The results indicate that the content of total cinnamic acid and free cinnamic acid were 35.85% and 8...
  93. ncbi An unusual necrotizing dermatitis after a single application of topical benzoin and pressure bandage for enucleation of an eye
    R C Tripathi
    Visual Sciences Center, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637
    Lens Eye Toxic Res 7:173-8. 1990
    ..The toxicity manifested in this case was more severe than any documented previously in the ophthalmic literature...
  94. ncbi Study of the adhesiveness of medical tapes when wet, dry or following application of Friars' balsam
    R M Beringer
    Department of Anaesthesia, Frenchay Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Paediatr Anaesth 18:520-4. 2008
    ..There are currently very few experimental data available to guide the choice of tape for a particular indication...
  95. ncbi The efficacy of adhesives in the application of wound dressings
    G R Mikhail
    Mohs Micrographic Surgery Section, Department of Dermatology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 48202
    J Burn Care Rehabil 10:216-9. 1989
    ..5 cm2), the combination of mastic compound and 1/2-inch Steri-Strips provided the strongest adhesion. This type of application should also prove useful when other types of surgical dressings must be anchored in place...
  96. ncbi Another update for Canadian dentists regarding chlorhexidine varnish therapy for the prevention of dental caries
    D W Lewis
    Department of Community Dentistry, University of Toronto
    J Can Dent Assoc 60:717-20; discussion 721-2, 725. 1994
    ..Finally, dentists should have been provided with all of this basic information before CVT was marketed in Canada...
  97. ncbi Contact dermatitis to compound tincture of benzoin applied under occlusion
    Chembolli Lakshmi
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 72:62-3. 2006
  98. ncbi Tincture of benzoin cotton seal: old potion in a new bottle
    Anshul A Govila
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:362-3. 2005
  99. pmc Aphids
    David L Stern
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Curr Biol 18:R504-5. 2008
  100. ncbi Characterization of the chemical composition of a byproduct from siam benzoin gum
    Cecilia Castel
    LCMBA, UMR CNRS 6001, Universite de Nice Sophia Antipolis, Parc Valrose, F 06108 Nice Cedex 2, France
    J Agric Food Chem 54:8848-54. 2006
    ....
  101. ncbi Sticky solution to donor-site dressing dilemma
    Nadeem Akhtar
    Plast Reconstr Surg 114:281-2. 2004

Research Grants1

  1. The molecular basis of morphological evolution
    David L Stern; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This detailed analysis of gene regulation promises to provide new insights into how gene regulation functions and evolves in natural species to cause possibly adaptive changes in morphology. ..