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Publication type: Journal Article
Document type: Full Paper

Year: 2009

Author(s): Lamien-Meda, A; Lukas, B; Schmiderer, C; Franz, C; Novak, J

Title: Validation of a quantitative assay of arbutin using gas chromatography in Origanum majorana and Arctostaphylos uva-ursi extracts.

Source: Phytochem Anal. 2009; 20(5):416-420



Authors Vetmeduni Vienna:

Franz Chlodwig
Lamien-Meda Aline
Lukas Brigitte
Novak Johannes
Schmiderer Corinna

Vetmed Research Units
Institute of Animal Nutrition and Functional Plant Compounds


Abstract:
Arbutin is a skin-whitening agent that occurs naturally in the bark and leaves of various plants. It is commonly quantified in plant extracts and skin-whitening products by HPLC.

Keywords Pubmed: Arbutin/analysis*
Arbutin/chemistry
Arctostaphylos/chemistry*
Chromatography, Gas/methods*
Chromatography, High Pressure Liquid
Glutamine/analogs & derivatives
Molecular Structure
Origanum/chemistry*
Plant Extracts/analysis
Plant Extracts/chemistry
Plant Leaves/chemistry
Reproducibility of Results


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