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Propolis promotes collagen deposition

10/05/2012 Propolis promotes collagen deposition

Effect of Topical Application of Different Substances on Fibroplasia in Cutaneous Surgical Wounds

Background. Fibroblasts on the edges of a surgical wound are induced to synthesize collagen during the healing process which is known as fibroplasia.

Propolis Useful as Anti-Cancer Drug

06/05/2012 Propolis Useful as Anti-Cancer Drug

The Anticancer Activity of Propolis


Propolis and its compounds have been the subject of many studies due to their antimicrobial and antiinflammatory activity; however, it is now known that they also possess antitumor properties.

Royal Jelly May Protect Against Skin Aging

02/05/2012 Royal Jelly May Protect Against Skin Aging

Royal Jelly Increases Collagen Production in Rat Skin After Ovariectomy.

Royal jelly (RJ) is a honeybee product that contains proteins, carbohydrates, fats, free amino acids, vitamins, and minerals. RJ has been reported to have antitumor, antibacterial, and wound-

The propolis is active against herpes HSV type 2

05/04/2012 The propolis is active against herpes HSV type 2

A comparative multi-centre study of the efficacy of propolis, acyclovir and placebo in the treatment of genital herpes (HSV).


Ninety men and women with recurrent genital HSV type 2 participated in a randomized, single-blind, masked investigator, controlled multi-centre study comparing the efficacy of ointment 

Propolis Reduces Contamination of Toothbrush

02/04/2012 Propolis Reduces Contamination of Toothbrush

Antimicrobial Capacity of Aloe Vera and Propolis Dentifrice Against Streptococcus mutans Strains in Toothbrushes: An in vitro Study

MATERIAL AND METHODS:
Fifteen sterile toothbrushes were randomly divided into 5 toothbrushing groups: I (negative control): without dentifrice; II: 

Propolis Essential Oil May Help Treat Anxiety

30/03/2012 Propolis Essential Oil May Help Treat Anxiety

Therapeutic Effects of Propolis Essential Oil on Anxiety of Restraint-Stressed Mice

Propolis has a broad spectrum of biological activities; however, whether its essential oils have neuroprotective effects is unknown.
In this study, we found that propolis essential oil (PEO) could 

Propolis Protects Against Damage by Chemotherapy

21/03/2012 Propolis Protects Against Damage by Chemotherapy

The Potential Usage of Caffeic Acid Phenethyl Ester (CAPE) Against Chemotherapy-Induced and Radiotherapy-Induced Toxicity

Protection of the patients against the side effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy regimens has attracted increasing interest of clinicians and practitioners.
Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE), which

Propolis Boosts Growth of Rainbow Trout

20/03/2012 Propolis Boosts Growth of Rainbow Trout

Effects of Dietary Propolis and Vitamin E on Growth Performance and Antioxidant Status in Juvenile Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Under Different Flow Rate

The present study investigated the effects of propolis and vitamin E supplementation in diets of juvenile rainbow trout subjected to 

Propolis and Fish Liver Oil Act as Neuroprotective

16/03/2012 Propolis and Fish Liver Oil Act as Neuroprotective

Efficacy of Propolis and Fish Liver Oil as Neuroprotective Agents in Pilocarpine Epileptic Rats Treated with Valproate

Pilocarpine administration caused a significant increase in hippocampal dopamine and serotonin levels accompanied with a significant decrease in their levels in serum. Lipid peroxidation level

Indian Stingless Bee Propolis

07/03/2012 Indian Stingless Bee Propolis

Antimicrobial Activity of Stingless Bee (Trigona sp.) Propolis Used in the Folk Medicine of Western Maharashtra, India


Stingless bee (Trigona sp.) propolis is widely used in the folk medicine of Western Maharashtra, India to treat a variety of