Constituents of essential oil of Origanum minutiflorum and its in vitro antioxidant, scolicidal and anticancer activities

  title={Constituents of essential oil of Origanum minutiflorum and its in vitro antioxidant, scolicidal and anticancer activities},
  author={Atalay Sokmen and Abdel-Azeem S Abdel-Baki and Esam S. Al-Malki and Saleh Al-Quraishy and Heba M. Abdel-Haleem},
  journal={Journal of King Saud University - Science},
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