CYMBOPOGON ESSENTIAL OILS CHEMICAL COMPOSITIONS AND BIOACTIVITIES

  • Phan Thi Kim Thanh Hung Yen University of Technology and Education
  • Nguyen Trong Nghia Hung Yen University of Technology and Education
  • Phan Thi Uyen Nhung Hung Yen University of Technology and Education
  • Nguyen Viet Thuy Hung Yen University of Technology and Education
  • Tran Thi Trang Hung Yen University of Technology and Education
Keywords: Cymbopogon essential oil, mosquitocidal, anti-infammatory, antibacterial, anticancer, antioxidation.

Abstract

Cymbopogonessential oils and constituentspresent importantand potential bioactivities of great pharmaceutical and medicinal signifcance. According to studies, essential oil compositions includecitral, geraniol, citronellol, citronellal and piperitoneknown to possess impressive antibacterial, antifungal, antiyeast, insecticidal and insect repellent activities for a long time. However, the biological and pharmacological signifcance of these essential oils has been rapidly expanded in the past ten years; antiinfammatory, anticancer, allelopathic, free radical scavanging and other useful biological activities have now been demonstrated

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Published
2017-10-11
How to Cite
Phan Thi Kim Thanh, Nguyen Trong Nghia, Phan Thi Uyen Nhung, Nguyen Viet Thuy, & Tran Thi Trang. (2017). CYMBOPOGON ESSENTIAL OILS CHEMICAL COMPOSITIONS AND BIOACTIVITIES. UTEHY Journal of Science and Technology, 15, 94-100. Retrieved from http://tapchi.utehy.edu.vn/index.php/jst/article/view/170