Spme/gc-ms analysis of volatile organic compounds from origanum acutidens (Hand.-mazz.) ietsw.-an endemic species in Turkey

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Natural Volatiles and Essential Oils, vol.8, no.2, pp.18-26, 2021 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.37929/nveo.909788
  • Journal Name: Natural Volatiles and Essential Oils
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.18-26
  • Keywords: Carvacrol, Essential oil, HS-SPME, Lamiaceae, Origanum acutidens
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


© 2021, Badebio Biotechnololgy Ltd. All rights reserved.In this present study, it was aimed to determine the composition of the essential oil obtained by water distillation from the aerial parts of Origanum acutidens. The oil was analysed by GC-FID and GC/MS. Carvacrol (69.3%), p-cymene (8.3%), y-terpinene (6.3%), β-caryophyllene (2.7%) and borneol (2.2%) were found as main constituents. In addition, headspace-solid phase microextraction using a Polydimethylsiloxane-Divinylbenzene (PDMS/DVB – 65 μm) fiber of O. acutidens was performed and analysed by GC-FID and GC/MS. The main components were identified as: carvacrol (44.0%), p-cymene (25%), ϒ-terpinene (8%), β-caryophyllene (6.1%) and borneol (6.1%), respectively.