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Melaleuca alternifolia

Known as: Snow-in-Summer, Narrow-leaved Tea Tree, Melaleuca alternifolias 
A tree that is a member of the myrtle family. Oil from the tea tree is used in shampoos and skin care products and to treat skin infections. It has… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
The treatment of skin wounds is a key research domain owing to the important functional and aesthetic role of this tissue. When… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to investigate the mechanism of action of tea tree oil and its components against Candida… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Antioxidant activity of Australian tea tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) oil (TTO) was determined using two different assays. In the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Aims: To investigate the in vitro antifungal activity of the components of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) oil. 
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
ABSTRACT The essential oil of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) has broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity. The mechanisms of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Aims: This study compared the antimicrobial activity of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) oil with that of some of its components… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
S.D. COX, C.M. MANN, J.L. MARKHAM, H.C. BELL, J.E. GUSTAFSON, J.R. WARMINGTON and S.G. WYLLIE.2000.The essential oil of Melaleuca… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract:Objective and Design: To evaluate potential anti-inflammatory properties of tea tree oil, the essential oil steam… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is less susceptible to the antimicrobial properties of tea tree oil than many bacteria and its tolerance… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Tea tree oil, or the essential oil of Melaleuca alternifolia, is becoming increasingly popular as a naturally occurring… Expand
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