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Ilex guayusa

Known as: Guayusa, guayusa, Ilex, Guayusas 
A plant species of the family AQUIFOLIACEAE known for ritual use by Amazonian Jivaro Indians.
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2018
2018
BACKGROUND Guayusa (Ilex guayusa Loes.) leaves, native of the Ecuadorian Amazon, are popularly used for preparing teas. This… Expand
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2017
2017
Ilex guayusa tea preparations are now commercially available as Runa tea. Little is known regarding the antioxidant and anti… Expand
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2017
2017
BACKGROUND Guayusa (Ilex guayusa Loes) is an evergreen tree native of South America that grows particularly in the upper Amazon… Expand
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2016
2016
Tea from the leaves of guayusa (Ilex guayusa) has a long history of consumption by Ecuadorian natives in regions where the plant… Expand
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2016
2016
This paper seeks to contribute to the discussion on how to enhance food tourism in emerging, tropical countries characterized by… Expand
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2016
2016
This double‐blind crossover clinical trial randomized 12 adult males to receive 200 mg of caffeine from a green coffee extract, a… Expand
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2008
2008
llex guayusa Loes. Vernacular names: Aguayu,sa, guayusa, huayu~a, g~ta~usa, guayyusa, wayusa, in eastern Ecuador, for both the… Expand
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2001
2001
Plants of Ilex argentina L., I. brasiliensis (S.) L., I. brevicuspis R., I. dumosa R., I. integerrima (V.C.) L., I. microdonta R… Expand
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1991
1991
In Amazonian Peru and Ecuador leaf decoctions of the rainforest holly Ilex guayusa with high caffeine concentrations are used as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Twelve plants used for the traditional treatment of diabetes mellitus in northern Europe were studied using normal and… Expand
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