GC-MS ANALYSIS OF CANTHIUM PARVIFLORUM LEAVES

  • Shanmugavadivelu Chandra Mohan Division of Phytochemistry, Shanmuga Centre for Medicinal Plants Research, Thanjavur,Tamil Nadu.

Abstract

ABSTRACT

Objective: In the present study, the leaves of  Canthium parviflorum  were subjected to preliminary phyto chemical and GC MS analysis.

Methods: GC-MS analysis was carried out on  the instrument GC and MS JEOL GC mate equipped with secondary electron multiplier.

Results: Preliminary phytochemical analysis revealed the presence of alkaloids, flavanoids, steroids, phenols and terpenoids. Gas chromatography-mass spectrometry results revealed presence of 8 phytoconstituents including 4’,5,7-trihydroxy isoflavone, phytol etc.

Conclusions: Results of this study show that the leaves of Canthium parviflorum the rich source of phyto compounds that can play an important role in preventing the progression of many diseases.

 

Key  Words:  Canthium parviflorum, GC-MS, Phytochemical screening,  4’,5,7-trihydroxy isoflavone

 

 

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Chandra Mohan, S. (2016). GC-MS ANALYSIS OF CANTHIUM PARVIFLORUM LEAVES. Innovare Journal of Sciences, 5(1), 28-31. Retrieved from https://innovareacademics.in/journals/index.php/ijs/article/view/15522
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