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- Sejda, A., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of ethnopharmacology 2015 v.176 pp. 413-423
- Chorthippus; allantoin; amino acids; analysis of variance; animal models; aqueous solutions; carbohydrates; dermis; drugs; ethanol; gas chromatography-mass spectrometry; grasshoppers; hydrocarbons; hydrophilicity; hydrophobicity; in vivo studies; inorganic acids; medicinal properties; mice; neutrophils; nucleosides; organic acids and salts; secretion; sterols; tissue repair; traditional medicine; Poland
- ... Grasshopper, belonging to Chorthippus sp., is a widespread insect inhabiting Polish territory. According to folk knowledge and folk tales, the grasshopper abdominal secretion was used by villagers of Central and South-West Poland as a natural drug accelerating the wound healing process.In the reported study the hypothesis about beneficial properties of grasshopper abdominal secretion on hard to he ...