gum resin


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gum resin

n.
Any of various plant exudates that are mixtures of gum and resin.

gum resin

n
(Plants) a mixture of resin and gum obtained from various plants and trees. See also bdellium, gamboge

gum′ res`in


n.
a plant exudation consisting of a mixture of gum and resin.
gum′-res`i•nous, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gum resin - a mixture of resin and gum
elemi, gum elemi - fragrant resin obtain from trees of the family Burseraceae and used as incense
gum myrrh, myrrh, sweet cicely - aromatic resin that is burned as incense and used in perfume
Sonora gum - acidulous gum resin of the creosote bush
natural resin - a plant exudate
asa dulcis, benjamin, benzoin, gum benjamin, gum benzoin - gum resin used especially in treating skin irritation
bdellium - aromatic gum resin; similar to myrrh
gamboge - a gum resin used as a yellow pigment and a purgative
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Evaluation of Anti-inflammatory and Some Possible Mechanisms of Antinociceptive Effect of Ferula assa foetida Oleo Gum Resin.
It works as carminative and during studies, it was tested on laboratory animals where when taken in concentration 3 mg per ml of the gum resin, it was able to inhibit contractions caused by chemicals potassium chloride, histamines and acetylcholine.
Healthy males received three capsules of BSE-018, equivalent to 786 mg dry Boswellia serrata gum resin.
Arsenio Ella, a scientist of the Forest Products Research and Development Institute of the Department of Science and Technology, said here during a recent gathering of Bicol's pili industry stakeholders that the softer, whiter and cleaner, and has more premium is the grade of the gum resin.
In the current study, the effect of Boswellia serrata gum resin extract (BSE) against collagen-induced arthritis in rats was investigated.
In a study of patients with advanced ulcerative colitis, six weeks of supplementation with Boswellia gum resin extract (350 mg three times daily) produced significant improvements in stool properties, microscopic appearance of the bowel wall, and blood tests of inflammation.
Guggulsterone [4,17(20)-pregnadiene-3,16-dione], the active component of gugulipid, is derived from the gum resin of the tree Commiphora mukul, and has cis and trans isomers.
It is a brown-coloured aromatic gum resin which comes from a tree and is used to create rich, smoky oils.
Prevention of multiple low-dose streptozotocin (MLD-STZ) diabetes in mice by an extract from gum resin of Boswellia serrata (BE).
As of September, gum resin, currently only exported to Japan, will be also sent to Finland, said Alejandro Santos, program coordinator for Guatemala.
Another study showed boswellic acid, a gum resin also known as Indian Frankincense, reduced inflammation and elicited a marked reduction in edema levels in arthritis patients.
Which gift of the Magi is an aromatic gum resin obtained from a tree in Africa and Arabia?