1. (+)-Nootkatone has antiallergic, anti-inflammatory, and antiplatelet activities.
2. Nootkatone has antiproliferative activity.
3. Plant-derived acaricides nootkatone and carvacrol can suppress Ixodes scapularis Say and Amblyomma americanum (L.) (Acari: Ixodidae).
4. (+)-Nootkatone has potent inhibitory effect on collagen-, thrombin-, and AA-induced platelet aggregation, it also has a significant inhibitory effect on rat platelet aggregation ex vivo.
5. Nootkatone, a naturally occurring AMPK activator, can stimulate energy metabolism and prevents diet-induced obesity by activating AMPK.
6. Nootkatone is a strong repellent and toxicant to Formosan subterranean termites, the lowest effective concentration tested is 10 micrograms/g substrate.