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Volume 33, Number 1, January-February 2002
Page(s) 87 - 88

Apidologie 33 (2002) 87-88
DOI: 10.1051/apido:2001009

A scientific note on the high toxicity of propolis that comes from Myroxylon balsamum trees

Milena Popovaa, Vassya Bankovaa, Angel Chimova and Mario V. Silvab

a  Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1113 Sofia, Bulgaria
b  Apiarios Vides Silva, El Salvador, Central America

(Received 30 July 2001; revised 28 November 2001; accepted 5 December 2001)

(without abstract)

Key words: propolis / Myroxylon balsamum / benzyl cinnamate / benzyl benzoate / toxicity / botanical origin

Correspondence and reprints: Vassya Bankova

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