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Lanolin

Known as: Lanolin [Chemical/Ingredient], Wool Fat, Wool Wax 
An oily substance taken from sheep's wool. Lanolin is used in moisturizing creams and lotions to treat dry, itchy skin.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Citronella oil (CO) has been reported to possess a mosquito-repellent action. However, its application in topical preparations is… Expand
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2010
2010
Painful and/or damaged nipples associated with breastfeeding are common and represent a challenge for both the persons… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
To date, appropriate skin therapy for premature infants has not been clearly defined. Emollient creams are often used without… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Leaf damage by herbivores inNicotiana sylvestris Spegazzini and Comes (Solanaceae) produces a damage signal that dramatically… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Patch tests with an expanded European standard series and 20 different wound dressings revealed sensitization in 78% of all (36… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Lanolin has the reputation of being an important contact sensitizer. The market place abounds with products that are labeled… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
An hypothesis is presented which ascribes the general increase in vessel size and decrease in vessel density from leaves to roots… Expand
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1981
1981
Wounding (whether by excision, abrasion, or puncture) elicited rapid, massive, and enduring formation of polysomes in aged pea… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
Abstract : It is shown that auxin enhanced ethylene evolution occurs in a variety of plant material, and that ethylene evolution… Expand
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Highly Cited
1952
Highly Cited
1952
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  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 1952
  • Corpus ID: 45117547
If a piece of cornified epithelium, such as a cutting from a callus on the plantar surface of the foot, is dried out, it becomes… Expand
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