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Anti-influenza virus activity of essential oils and vapors

  title={Anti-influenza virus activity of essential oils and vapors},
  author={Selvarani Vimalanathan and James B. Hudson},
  journal={American Journal of Essential Oils and Natural Products},
Few satisfactory therapeutic agents are available for the control of Influenza virus, largely because of the continual emergence of drug-resistant mutants. Some essential oils (EOs) have demonstrated effective antimicrobial and antiviral properties in experimental conditions, but most of these studies tested the liquid oil phases, which are generally less practical and are potentially toxic for oral applications. In the present study, we evaluated several EOs and some of their major… 

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