Chemical Composition and In Vitro Cytotoxic Activity of Essential Oil of Leaves of Malus domestica Growing in Western Himalaya (India)

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Walia, Mayanka; Mann, Tavleen S.; Kumar, Dharmesh; Agnihotri, Vijai K.; Singh, Bikram;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM,volume 2,012 (issn: 1741-427X, eissn: 1741-4288)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3351209, doi: 10.1155/2012/649727
  • Subject: Other systems of medicine | Research Article | RZ201-999 | Article Subject

Light pale-colored volatile oil was obtained from fresh leaves of Malus domestica tree, growing in Dhauladhar range of Himalaya (Himachal Pradesh, India), with characteristic eucalyptol dominant fragrance. The oil was found to be a complex mixture of mono-, sesqui-, di-... View more
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