Chemical composition of the essential oil of Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf. from Cuba

Citation
Ja. Pino et A. Rosado, Chemical composition of the essential oil of Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf. from Cuba, J ESSEN OIL, 12(3), 2000, pp. 301-302
Citations number
6
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Food Science/Nutrition
Journal title
JOURNAL OF ESSENTIAL OIL RESEARCH
ISSN journal
1041-2905 → ACNP
Volume
12
Issue
3
Year of publication
2000
Pages
301 - 302
Database
ISI
SICI code
1041-2905(200005/06)12:3<301:CCOTEO>2.0.ZU;2-I
Abstract
The essential oil of Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf. of Cuban origin has b een analyzed by GC/MS. Twenty-seven compounds were identified of which nera l (38.2%) and geranial (49.5%) were the major constituents.