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Noun1.Boswellia - genus of trees of North Africa and India that yield incense
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Burseraceae, family Burseraceae, torchwood family - resinous or aromatic chiefly tropical shrubs or trees
Boswellia carteri - tree yielding an aromatic gum resin burned as incense
Boswellia serrata, salai - East Indian tree yielding a resin used medicinally and burned as incense
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special extract of Boswellia serrata (H15)in the treatment of reumatoid arthritis.
The Glucosamine Chondroitin Supplement also Includes MSM, Boswellia and Turmeric
The national tree of Oman, the scraggly Boswellia Sacra or Frankincense tree, looks a bit like an overgrown bonsai, and isn't the most beautiful plant specimen out there.
Beads grow under the bark of the Boswellia trees which sweep the nation and its final incarnation is burning in every hotel, airport and souk from Salalah in the south to the capital, Muscat, in the north.
They offer Turmeric-Curcumin, Boswellia, Ashwagandha and more.
Some of the key Bayir Gold ingredients include boswellia, garcinia, glucosamine and chondroitin, and a wide range of herbal extracts for supplements and functional foods, natural colors and oleoresins.
Boswellia serrata extract attenuates inflammatory mediators and oxidative stress in collagen induced arthritis.
After much searching for safer alternatives, scientists have set their sights on the plant resin, frankincense, from a tree called Boswellia serrata.
Incensole acetate, a novel anti-inflammatory compound isolated from Boswellia resin, inhibits nuclear factor-kappa B activation.
Specific extracts from the boswellia plant selectively inhibit 5-lipoxygenase (5-LOX), a potent inducer of inflammation and carcinogenic byproducts.
Boswellia carteri Birdwood and Commiphora myrrha Engler oleo-gum-resins (incense and myrrh respectively) are ancient remedies known since the Ancient Egyptian time.
Three herbal remedies with anti-inflammatory benefits are ginger, turmeric and Boswellia.