Evaluation of allergenicity of constituents of myoga using the murine local lymph node assay.

@article{Wei2010EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of allergenicity of constituents of myoga using the murine local lymph node assay.},
  author={Qianping Wei and Chang Nian Wei and Koichi Harada and Keiko Minamoto and Yoshitaka Okamoto and Masafumi Otsuka and Atsushi Ueda},
  journal={International journal of immunopathology and pharmacology},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={463-70}
}
Myoga (Zingiber Myoga Roscoe) is a perennial plant with a pungent smell from its flower buds. It is native to East Asia and has been reported to cause allergic contact dermatitis. The purpose of this study is to assess the allergenicity of myoga related to its major chemical components, alpha-pinene, beta-pinene, limonene, limonene oxide and beta… CONTINUE READING