Antioxidant activity of Litsea cubeba

Jae-Kwan Hwang, Eun Mi Choi, Jong Hun Lee

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Abstract

The antioxidant activity of Litsea cubeba was studied in terms of three different assay systems: DPPH assay, peroxidase/guaiacol assay, and TBA test. The L. cubeba methanol extract and its fractions showed remarkable antioxidant activity in comparison with α-tocopherol and ascorbic acid.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)684-686
Number of pages3
JournalFitoterapia
Volume76
Issue number7-8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Dec 1

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Antioxidants
Tocopherols
Ascorbic Acid
Methanol

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  • Pharmacology
  • Drug Discovery

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Hwang, Jae-Kwan ; Choi, Eun Mi ; Lee, Jong Hun. / Antioxidant activity of Litsea cubeba. In: Fitoterapia. 2005 ; Vol. 76, No. 7-8. pp. 684-686.
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In: Fitoterapia, Vol. 76, No. 7-8, 01.12.2005, p. 684-686.

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