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Related ArticlesAntimicrobial activity of Manuka honey against antibiotic-resistant strains of the cell wall-free bacteria Ureaplasma parvum and Ureaplasma urealyticum. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2017 Mar;64(3):198-202 Authors: Hillitt KL, Jenkins RE, Spiller OB, Beeton ML Abstract The susceptibility of the cell wall-free bacterial pathogens Ureaplasma spp. to Manuka honey was examined. The minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of Manuka honey for four Ureaplasma urealyticum [...]
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Related ArticlesBiological and therapeutic properties of bee pollen: a review. J Sci Food Agric. 2016 Oct;96(13):4303-9 Authors: Denisow B, Denisow-Pietrzyk M Abstract Natural products, including bee products, are particularly appreciated by consumers and are used for therapeutic purposes as alternative drugs. However, it is not known whether treatments with bee products are safe and how to minimise the health risks of [...]
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Related ArticlesDeeper Insight in Beehives: Metagenomes of Royal Jelly, Pollen, and Honey from Lavender, Chestnut, and Fir Honeydew and Epiphytic and Endophytic Microbiota of Lavender and Rose Flowers. Genome Announc. 2017 Jun 01;5(22): Authors: Crovadore J, Gérard F, Chablais R, Cochard B, Bergman Jensen KK, Lefort F Abstract Microbiota of beehive products are very little known. We report here for the [...]
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Related ArticlesFunctional foods: How functional are they? A case report of supplement-induced psychosis. Int J Psychiatry Med. 2016 Aug;51(6):479-485 Authors: Yadav P, Stigall K, Johnson HE, Rayapati AO, Chopra N Abstract There is rising evidence of patients' use of alternative and complementary medicine. The percentage of the U.S. population who used at least one dietary supplement increased from 42% in 1988-1994 [...]
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Related ArticlesThe challenges of predicting pesticide exposure of honey bees at landscape level. Sci Rep. 2017 Jun 19;7(1):3801 Authors: Simon-Delso N, San Martin G, Bruneau E, Delcourt C, Hautier L Abstract To evaluate the risks of pesticides for pollinators, we must not only evaluate their toxicity but also understand how pollinators are exposed to these xenobiotics in the field. We focused [...]
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Related ArticlesThe role of apitoxin in alleviating propionic acid-induced neurobehavioral impairments in rat pups: The expression pattern of Reelin gene. Biomed Pharmacother. 2017 Jun 13;93:48-56 Authors: Daghestani MH, Selim ME, Abd-Elhakim YM, Said EN, El-Hameed NEA, Khalil SR, El-Tawil OS Abstract The efficacy of apitoxin (bee venom; BV) in ameliorating propionic acid (PPA) -induced neurobehavioral impacts was studied. Sixty rat pups [...]
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