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Chemical Composition and Biological Activity of the Essential Oils Obtained From Yellow and Red Carrot Fruits Cultivated In Egypt

@inproceedings{Khalil2015ChemicalCA,
  title={Chemical Composition and Biological Activity of the Essential Oils Obtained From Yellow and Red Carrot Fruits Cultivated In Egypt},
  author={Noha Khalil and M. Ashour and A. Singab and O. Salama},
  year={2015}
}
The chemical composition of the essential oils from the fruits of Daucus carota var. sativus (yellow carrot) and var. boissieri (red carrot) was determined using GC/FID and GC/MS. Altogether; 29 and 32 compounds were identified accounting for 96.58 and 96.72 % of the total detected components in the hydrodistilled yellow and red carrot oils, respectively. Carotol constituted the major component in both oils (~66-68 %). The antioxidant activity was assessed using both diphenylpicrylhydrazyl… Expand

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