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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
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Painful and/or damaged nipples associated with breastfeeding are common and represent a challenge for both the persons… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
  • R. Wong
  • Supportive Care in Cancer
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 19435855
Dear Editor, Thank you for the opportunity to respond to the recent letter to the editor regarding our systematic review and… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
Background  Sensitization to topical treatments used in leg ulcers is common. Questioning and patch testing are used to identify… Expand
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
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Dotterud LK, Falk ES. Contact allergy in relation to hand eczema and atopic diseases in north Norwegian schoolchildren. Acta… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Experiments were performed to determine the source(s) of ethylene-causing epinasty in flooded tomato plants (Lycopersicon… Expand
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Review
1966
Review
1966
  • A. Kligman
  • The Journal of investigative dermatology
  • 1966
  • Corpus ID: 34176147
This is the third and final portion of a report of a project designed for the purpose of improving standard methods of detecting… Expand
Highly Cited
1952
Highly Cited
1952
  • I. H. Blank
  • 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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Highly Cited
1942
Highly Cited
1942
Conclusions When guinea pigs receive an injection of horse serum combined with a lanolin-like substance and killed tubercle… Expand