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 Deeper insight into the monoterpenic composition of Ferula gummosa oleo-gum-resin from Iran
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title: Deeper insight into the monoterpenic composition of Ferula gummosa oleo-gum-resin from Iran
authors: Jalali, Hossein T.
Petronilho, Sílvia
Villaverde, Juan José
Coimbra, Manuel A.
Domingues, M. Rosário M.
Ebrahimian, Zahra J.
Silvestre, Armando J. D.
Rocha, Sílvia M.
keywords: Ferula gummosa Boiss
Essential oil
Monoterpenic composition
Comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography (GC × GC–ToFMS)
issue date: 2012
publisher: Elsevier
abstract: The monoterpenic composition of the essential oil of oleo-gum-resin Ferula gummosa Boiss from Iran was studied by GC x GC-ToFMS. This study allowed to tentatively identify 130 monoterpenic compounds including 24 hydrocarbons, 52 alcohols, 4 ethers, 20 aldehydes, 8 oxides, 18 ketones, 1 furan and 3 epoxides, from which only 25 were reported before in this species. Furthermore, while previous studies identified terpenic hydrocarbons such as beta- and alpha-pinene as the most abundant monoterpenes, in the present study monoterpene alcohols as myrtenol, mentha-1,8-dien-7-ol, two pinocarveol isomers and mentha-1,5-dien-8-ol were the predominant components. GC x GC-ToFMS analysis allowed achieving a deeper characterization of the monoterpenic composition of F. gurnmosa, which may contribute to the increase of the value of this biomass plant material as a source of monoterpenic compounds. Moreover, this approach allows a more efficient quality control for existent applications and to prevent adulterations, promoting market confidence. (C) 2011 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10773/9019
ISSN: 0926-6690
publisher version/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.indcrop.2011.11.001
source: Industrial Crops and Products
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