Analysis of the essential oil of Grindelia discoidea.


The essential oil from aerial parts of Grindelia discoidea was analyzed by GC and GC/MS. Forty-six components were identified, representing more than 95% of the oil. The main constituents were ( E,E)-farnesol (> 9.0%) and ( Z,E)-farnesol (> 15.7%).

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@article{Newton1998AnalysisOT, title={Analysis of the essential oil of Grindelia discoidea.}, author={Maire Newton and Luis Ariza Espinar and Nelson Ruben Grosso and Mar{\'i}a P. Zunino and Dami{\'a}n Modesto Maestri and Julio A. Zygadlo}, journal={Planta medica}, year={1998}, volume={64 5}, pages={470-3} }