4. Archeological studies



Identification of archaeological triterpenic resins by the non-separative techniques FTIR and 13C NMR: the case of Pistacia resin (mastic) in comparison with frankincense.
Bruni S, Guglielmi V

Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 2014;121():613-22.
PMID: 24291439 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


The additive and synergistic antimicrobial effects of select frankincense and myrrh oils--a combination from the pharaonic pharmacopoeia.
de Rapper S, Van Vuuren SF, Kamatou GP, Viljoen AM, Dagne E

Lett Appl Microbiol. 2012 Apr;54(4):352-8.
PMID: 22288378 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Analysis of frankincense in archaeological samples by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.
Mathe C, Connan J, Archier P, Mouton M, Vieillescazes C

Ann Chim. 2007 Jul;97(7):433-45.
PMID: 17867531 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Chemical study of triterpenoid resinous materials in archaeological findings by means of direct exposure electron ionisation mass spectrometry and gas chromatography/mass spectrometry.
Modugno F, Ribechini E, Colombini MP

Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom. 2006;20(11):1787-800.
PMID: 16676320 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Characterization of archaeological frankincense by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.
Mathe C, Culioli G, Archier P, Vieillescazes C

J Chromatogr A. 2004 Jan;1023(2):277-85.
PMID: 14753694 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


Fourier Transform-Raman spectroscopic study of natural resins of archaeological interest.
Brody RH, Edwards HG, Pollard AM

Biopolymers. 2002;67(2):129-41.
PMID: 12073935 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]