Larrea tridentata, the creosote bush of the US Southwest, goes by many names: chaparral, greasewood, gobernadora, and hediondilla. I've been told that these bushes are responsible for the sweet smell that fills the air after monsoon storms. It might also treat diet induced obesity
Long chain alkyl resorcinols are used as a biomarker of whole grain consumption. Could they be a treatment for type 2 diabetes?