Chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of the essential oil of Anthemis wiedemanniana from Turkey

@article{Kivak2007ChemicalCA,
  title={Chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of the essential oil of Anthemis wiedemanniana from Turkey},
  author={Bijen Kivçak and Tuba Mert and Husniye Saglam and Tuncer Ozturk and Mine Kurkcuoğlu and K. Husnu Can Baser},
  journal={Chemistry of Natural Compounds},
  year={2007},
  volume={43},
  pages={47-51}
}
The chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of the essential oil from aerial parts of Anthemis wiedemanniana, an endemic taxon of Turkey, were investigated. Linalool (12.75%), 1,8-cineole (8.49%), hexadecanoic acid (6.09%), and chrysanthenone (5.67%) were found to be the main components among the 122 compounds characterized in the essential oil of Anthemis wiedemanniana. Antimicrobial activities were reported against 12 microorganisms and five yeast-like fungi by the disc diffusion… CONTINUE READING

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