Composition of a Monoterpenoid-rich Essential Oil from the Rhizome of Zingiber officinale from North Western Himalayas

@article{Gupta2011CompositionOA,
  title={Composition of a Monoterpenoid-rich Essential Oil from the Rhizome of Zingiber officinale from North Western Himalayas},
  author={Suphla Gupta and Pankaj Pandotra and Gandhi Ram and Rajneesh Anand and Ajai Prakash Gupta and Mohd. Kashif Husain and Y. S. Bedi and Gopal Rao Mallavarapu},
  journal={Natural Product Communications},
  year={2011},
  volume={6}
}
The chemical composition of the essential oil from the rhizome of ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe), collected from Nahan, Himachal Pradesh, India, was determined by gas chromatography and GC-MS. Fifty-one compounds, representing 95.1% of the oil, were identified. The oil was characterized by relatively large amounts of the monoterpenoids 1,8-cineole (10.9%), linalool (4.8%), borneol (5.6%), α-terpineol (3.6%), neral (8.1%), geraniol (14.5%), geranial (9.5%), trans-dimethoxy citral (5.0%) and… 

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