Differentiation of Herba Cistanches by fingerprint with high-performance liquid chromatography-diode array detection-mass spectrometry.

@article{Jiang2009DifferentiationOH,
  title={Differentiation of Herba Cistanches by fingerprint with high-performance liquid chromatography-diode array detection-mass spectrometry.},
  author={Yan Jiang and Shao Ping Li and Yi Tao Wang and Xuan Chen and Peng Fei Tu},
  journal={Journal of chromatography. A},
  year={2009},
  volume={1216 11},
  pages={2156-62}
}
Herba Cistanche (Rou Cong Rong in Chinese), dried succulent stems of Cistanche deserticola or C. tubulosa, is a famous Chinese herbal medicine and has been recorded in the Chinese Pharmacopoeia. In recent years, another two non-official species, C. salsa and C. sinensis have also been used as Herba Cistanche in some regions of China. To investigate the possibility of using these two non-official species as alternatives to the official species, a high-performance liquid chromatography-diode… CONTINUE READING