New menthone type of Mentha pulegium L. volatile oil from northwest Iran.

  title={New menthone type of Mentha pulegium L. volatile oil from northwest Iran.},
  author={Mohammad Bagher Hassanpouraghdam and Amir Akhgari and Mohammad Aazami and J. Emarat-Pardaz},
  journal={Czech Journal of Food Sciences},
rived compound) was contained considerable amounts (5.2%) in the essential oil. In total, volatile oil composition of M. pulegium L. plants studied in the present experiment was characterised as a new menthone type with appreciable amounts of menthol and neomenthol, and it could be used as a potential source of these high value monoterpenes in pharmaceutical and food industries. 

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