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Antifungal activity from Ocimum gratissimum L. towards Cryptococcus neoformans.
Cryptococcal infection had an increased incidence in last years due to the explosion of acquired immune deficiency syndrome epidemic and by using new and effective immunosuppressive agents. TheExpand
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Chemical variability in the essential oil of Hyptis suaveolens.
The essential oils of Hyptis suaveolens plants collected from 11 localities of the Brazilian Cerrado region were investigated by GC-MS. Sabinene, limonene, biclyclogermacrene, beta-phellandrene andExpand
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The anxiolytic-like effect of an essential oil derived from Spiranthera odoratissima A. St. Hil. leaves and its major component, β-caryophyllene, in male mice
Spiranthera odoratissima A. St. Hil. (manacá) is used in folk medicine to treat renal and hepatic diseases, stomachache, headaches and rheumatism. A central nervous system (CNS) depressant effect ofExpand
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Essential oil chemotypes in Hyptis suaveolens from Brazilian Cerrado
The composition of nine samples of essential oil of individual plants in fruiting stage of Hyptis suaveolens from Brazilian Cerrado was investigated by GC–MS. Spathulenol, 1,8-cineole andExpand
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Development of a Phytopharmaceutical Intermediate Product via Spray Drying
The influence of concentration and incorporation time of different drying excipients on the processing yields and physical properties of Eugenia dysenterica DC spray-dried extracts were investigatedExpand
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Seasonal Variation in Essential Oils of Lychnophora pinaster Mart.
Abstract The hydrodistilled essential oil from aerial parts of Lychnophora pinaster Mart. was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Plants were collected at 3-month intervals in a completely randomized designExpand
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Antifungal activity of volatile constituents of Eugenia dysenterica leaf oil.
The essential oil from the hydrodistillation of Eugenia dysenterica leaves consisted mainly of beta-caryophyllene and alpha-humulene as the major sesquiterpene, while limonene and alpha-thujene wereExpand
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Antidepressant-like effect of Lafoensia pacari A. St.-Hil. ethanolic extract and fractions in mice.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Lafoensia pacari A. St.-Hil. (Lythraceae) has been referred in Brazilian traditional medicine for the treatment of different diseases, among them depression.Expand
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Triterpenes involved in the anti-inflammatory effect of ethanolic extract of Pterodon emarginatus Vogel stem bark
Bioassay-guided fractionation of the ethanolic extract of Pterodon emarginatus Vogel stem bark (EtEx) resulted in the isolation and characterization of lupeol and betulin. Their structures wereExpand
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Growth Inhibition Effect of Brazilian Cerrado Plant Extracts on Candida Species
Ethanol extracts from leaves of Annona crassiflora and A. coriacea, and the fruits of Solanum lycocarpum and S. grandiflorum were investigated against 52 strains of Candida albicans, four strains ofExpand
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