Sensitive quantification of coixol, a potent insulin secretagogue, in Scoparia dulcis extract using high-performance liquid chromatography combined with tandem mass spectrometry and UV detection.

@article{Ali2017SensitiveQO,
  title={Sensitive quantification of coixol, a potent insulin secretagogue, in Scoparia dulcis extract using high-performance liquid chromatography combined with tandem mass spectrometry and UV detection.},
  author={Arslan Ali and Faraz Ul Haq and Qamar Ul Arfeen and Khaga Raj Sharma and Achyut Raj Adhikari and Syed Ghulam Musharraf},
  journal={Biomedical chromatography : BMC},
  year={2017},
  volume={31 10}
}
Diabetes is a major global health problem which requires new studies for its prevention and control. Scoparia dulcis, a herbal product, is widely used for treatment of diabetes. Recent studies demonstrate coixol as a potent and nontoxic insulin secretagog from S. dulcis. This study focuses on developing two quantitative methods of coixol in S. dulcis… CONTINUE READING