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EUGENOL: A VERSATILE PHYTOMEDICINE

@inproceedings{Raja2015EUGENOLAV,
  title={EUGENOL: A VERSATILE PHYTOMEDICINE},
  author={Mamilla R. Charan Raja and V. Srini Srinivasan and Sharmila Selvaraj and Santanu Kar Mahapatra},
  year={2015}
}
Eugenol (1-allyl-4-hydroxy-3-methoxybenzene) is the phenolic component of essential oil and the main constituent of Eugenia caryophyllata, Ocimmum gratissimum and several others medicinal plant. In view of its non-mutagenic and non-carcinogenic properties, eugenol is generally regarded as safe by the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. Eugenol has been recently shown to be effective for antimicrobials and treatment of different life threatening diseases including sepsis… 

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