A plant species of the genus MELIA, family MELIACEAE, which is toxic to insects. The name is very similar to Melia azadirachta (AZADIRACHTA).
A group of degraded TRITERPENES in which the four terminal carbons of the C17 side chain have been removed, and the remaining portion often forming C17 furans.
A plant genus of the family MELIACEAE. Members contain meliavolkinin, melianin C and limonoids.
A plant genus of the family MELIACEAE. Members contain azadirachtin A (a limonoid commonly referred to as azadirachtin) and other TRITERPENES. They have been used in PESTICIDES. The old name of Melia azadirachta is very similar to a related plant, MELIA AZEDARACH.
Concentrated pharmaceutical preparations of plants obtained by removing active constituents with a suitable solvent, which is evaporated away, and adjusting the residue to a prescribed standard.
The tree which is known for its bark which is sold as cinnamon. The oil contains about 65-80% cinnamaldehyde and 10% EUGENOL and many TERPENES.
A plant genus in the LAURACEAE family. The bark of the trees is used in FOLK MEDICINE and FLAVORING AGENTS.
A plant species of the genus CINNAMOMUM that contains CINNAMATES and has been used in traditional Chinese medicine (DRUGS, CHINESE HERBAL).
The outer layer of the woody parts of plants.
A tree, Cinnamomum camphora (L.) J. Presl, known as the source of CAMPHOR.
Substances that lower the levels of certain LIPIDS in the BLOOD. They are used to treat HYPERLIPIDEMIAS.
A plant genus in the family Boraginaceae, order Lamiales, subclass Asteridae. This is the True Heliotrope that should not be confused with an unrelated plant sometimes called Garden Heliotrope (VALERIAN).
Non-native organisms brought into a region, habitat, or ECOSYSTEM by human activity.
Hospital department which administers and provides pathology services.
A management function in which standards and guidelines are developed for the development, maintenance, and handling of forms and records.
Hospital facilities equipped to carry out investigative procedures.
A plant genus of the family LYTHRACEAE that contains ALKALOIDS.
PLANTS, or their progeny, whose GENOME has been altered by GENETIC ENGINEERING.
The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.
The charge levied on the consumer for drugs or therapy prescribed under written order of a physician or other health professional.
Study of stamps or postal markings. It usually refers to the design and commemorative aspects of the stamp.
Traditional Arabic methods used in medicine in the ARAB WORLD.
The mahogany plant family of the order Sapindales, subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida.
A genus of basidiomyceteous fungi in the family POLYPORACEAE found mostly on living trees or dead wood.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.