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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 5357689, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/5357689
Research Article

Essential Oils from Ugandan Medicinal Plants: In Vitro Cytotoxicity and Effects on IL-1β-Induced Proinflammatory Mediators by Human Gingival Fibroblasts

1Department of Dentistry, School of Health Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, P.O. Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
2Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, P.O. Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
3Department of Dental Medicine, Unit of Periodontology, Karolinska Institutet, P.O. Box 4064, 141 04 Huddinge, Sweden
4Ecological Chemistry Group, Department of Chemistry, School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, 100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
5Mbarara University of Science and Technology, P.O. Box 1410, Mbarara, Uganda

Received 23 June 2016; Accepted 18 September 2016

Academic Editor: José L. Ríos

Copyright © 2016 Francis Ocheng et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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