Scientific article – Dihydroxyacetone production in the nectar of Australian Leptospermum is species dependent Reader Digest – Interview: picking honey researcher Nural Cokcetin’s brain about honey’s antimicrobial and prebiotic effects

Scientific article Rifampicin-manuka honey combinations are superior to other antibiotic-manuka honey combinations in eradicating Staphylococcus aureus biofilms


The Conversation – Science or snake oil: is manuka honey really a ‘superfood’ for treating colds, allergies and infections? 

Stories of Australian Science – Honey for your wounds


Scientific article – The antibacterial activity of Australian Leptospermum honey correlates with methylglyoxal levels
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Scientific article Rapid and reliable HPLC method for the simultaneous determination of dihydroxyacetone, methylglyoxal and 5-hydroxymethylfurfural in Leptospermum honeys

Not all Leptospermums are equal (an update) 

Australian Health Today Magazine article – Honey, I killed those super-bugs

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Scientific review article – Therapeutic manuka honey: no longer so alternative


Scientific article – Quantitation of dihydroxyacetone in Australian Leptospermum nectar via high-performance liquid chromatography

Not all Leptospermums are equal

Scientific article – Antibiotic-specific differences in the response of Staphylococcus aureus to treatment with antimicrobials combined with manuka honey


A simplified overview of the various activities in manuka honey

Scientific article – Manuka-type honeys can eradicate biofilms produced by Staphylococcus aureus strains with different biofilm-forming abilities


Scientific article – The effect of New Zealand kanuka, manuka and clover honeys on bacterial growth dynamics and cellular morphology varies according to the species

Scientific article – Synergism between Medihoney and rifampicin against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)


Scientific article – The effect of standard heat and filtration processing procedures on antimicrobial activity and hydrogen peroxide levels in honey


Scientific article – The antibacterial activity of honey derived from Australian flora


 An investigation into the therapeutic properties of honey