Myroxylon


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Noun1.Myroxylon - a genus of tropical American trees having pinnate leaves and white flowers
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Myroxylon balsamum, Myroxylon toluiferum, tolu balsam tree, tolu tree - medium-sized tropical American tree yielding tolu balsam and a fragrant hard wood used for high-grade furniture and cabinetwork
Myroxylon balsamum pereirae, Myroxylon pereirae, Peruvian balsam - tree of South and Central America yielding an aromatic balsam
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According to 2016 figures on allergen prevalence from the North American Contact Dermatitis Group (NACDG), allergy to the metal nickel is the most common (16%); followed by neomycin (9%); fragrance mix I, a mixture of fragrances used in allergen testing (9%); bacitracin (8%); and myroxylon, also known as balsam of Peru, which is used for a variety of purposes in food, medicines, and fragrances (7%).
La Novia River area is a primary and dense forest with low human intervention with a very high canopy (20 to 30 m high) and abundant timber trees such as "Cedro" (Cedrela odorata), "caoba" (Sweitenia macrophyla), "ishpingo" (Amburana cearensis), "estoraque" (Myroxylon balsamun), "copaiba" (Copaifera paupera), and "azucar huayo" (Hymenaeacourbaril) (Cornejo 2016, Mena 2016).
Produtos naturais para o controle da transmissao da dengue--Atividade larvicida de Myroxylon balsamum (Oleo vermelho) e de terpenoides e fenilpropanoides.
The prevalence of allergy to Myroxylon pereirae resin has been reported in many countries, ranging from 5.4 to 11.8% (i.e., [49,182-185]).
Simas NK, Lima EdaC, Conceicao SdaR, Kuster RM, Oliveira Filho AMde (2004) Produtos naturais para o controle da transmissao da dengue-Atividade larvicida de Myroxylon balsamum (Oleo vermelho) e de terpenoides e fenilpropanoides.
The following variation of the antioxidant activity of analysed extracts was observed: oak (Quercus sp.) (1.73) > cabreuva-vermelha (Myroxylon balsamum) (1.05) > cabreuva (Myrocarpus frondosus) (0.90) > imbuia (Octeaporosa) (0.71) > pequi (Caryocar brasiliense) (0.31) [235].
Essential Oils Known to Cause Adverse Effects (Sensitization) on Skin Essential Oil Botanical Name Cassia Cinnamomum cassia Cinnamon bark Cinnamomum zeylanicum Peru balsam Myroxylon pereirae Verbena absolute Lippia citriodora Tea absolute Camellia sinensis Lemon Myrtle Backhousia citriodora Turpentine oil Pinus spp.