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Biological and pharmacological activities of carvacrol and carvacrol bearing essential oils.
  • K. Başer
  • Biology
    Current pharmaceutical design
  • 30 September 2008
This paper highlights the activities and attempts to explain the possible in vivo mechanism of action of carvacrol, a monoterpenic phenol isomeric with thymol that is responsible for the biological activities of oregano.
Aromatic biodiversity among the flowering plant taxa of Turkey
  • K. Başer
  • Environmental Science
  • 1 January 2002
Abstract Flora of Turkey is rich and diverse with well over 11 000 flowering taxa recorded in the 9-volume set of Prof. Davis's monumental work and its two supplements. Chemical diversity among the
Fatty Acid Composition of Pistachio Nuts in Turkey
In this study oil yields and fatty acid compositions in the kernels of two varieties (Uzun and Siirt) of pistachio grown in different region of Turkey were investigated. Kernel oils were obtained by
Essential Oils of Two Hypericum Species from Uzbekistan
The water-distilled essential oils from aerial parts of two Hypericum species (Hypericaceae) have been analyzed by GC/MS. The main components of the essential oils of Hypericum scabrum L. were
Essential Oils of Mentha Species from Northern Turkey
Out of 8 species and 15 taxa (including hybrids) of Mentha existing in the flora of Turkey, 8 taxa belonging to 6 species were investigated for essential oils, and chemotypic variations based on the results of essential oil analysis, soil analysis and chromosome counts are discussed.