Microparticles containing lemongrass volatile oil: preparation, characterization and thermal stability.

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Lemongrass volatile oil (LVO) is an important ingredient in cosmetics, presenting antimicrobial properties, in particular antifungal activity, and it is a promising raw material for the development of pharmaceutical products. However, its volatility and susceptibility to degradation are the major drawbacks for the use of Cymbopogon citratus oil in… (More)

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@article{Weisheimer2010MicroparticlesCL, title={Microparticles containing lemongrass volatile oil: preparation, characterization and thermal stability.}, author={Vanessa Weisheimer and Daphne Miron and C B Silva and S{\'i}lvia Stanisçuaski Guterres and Elfrides Eva Sherman Schapoval}, journal={Die Pharmazie}, year={2010}, volume={65 12}, pages={885-90} }