GC-MS analysis and antibacterial activity of cultivated Satureja cuneifolia Ten. essential oil


KAN Y., UCAN U., Kartal M. , ALTUN M. T. , ASLAN S., SAYAR E., et al.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, cilt.30, ss.253-259, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.253-259

Özet

The composition of the essential oil of Satureja cuneifolia Ten. cultivated in Konya, Turkey, was investigated by capillary GC-MS. The compounds were characterized by comparison with library searches. Six main compounds were identified. Carvacrol was the dominant component, comprising 59.28% of the essential oil. The oil also contained 15.72% thymol, 9.69% p-cymene, 4.16% gamma-terpinene, 1.70% linalool and 1.25% borneol.