JOURNAL 293


Records of Natural Products
VOLUME & ISSUE
Year: 2010 Issue: 1 January-March
PAGES
p.87 - 90
STATISTICS
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AUTHORS
    Azedine Abderrahim Kamel Belhamel, Jean-Claude Chalchat and Gilles Figuérédo
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GRAPHICAL ABSTRACT


ABSTRACT


Essential oil extracted from dried aerial part of Artemisia arborescens L. collected from Bejaïa (Algeria), was analyzed by gas chromatography-flame ionization detector (GC-FID) and gas chromatography coupled to mass spectrometry (GC-MS). The main constituents of the essential oil were chamazulene (30.2%), β-thujone (27.8%), β-eudesmol (8.1%) and catalponol (5.5%).

KEYWORDS
  • Artemisia arborescens L.
  • essential oil
  • GC-FID
  • GC-MS
  • chamazulene
  • β-thujone.