study of compounds from Nigella Sativa oil. Authors identify component phytochemicals with gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and analyze binding affinity with SARS-CoV-2 targets. Caryophyllene oxide, α-bergamotene, and β-bisabolene were identified as promising candidates for inhibition.
Duru et al., 3/12/2021, peer-reviewed, 3 authors.
In Silico studies are an important part of preclinical research, however results may be very different in vivo.