Acta Pharmaceutica Turcica, vol.44, no.3, pp.189-194, 2002 (Scopus)
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Acta Pharmaceutica Turcica
Anthemis cretica, Antimicrobial activity, Camphor, Compositae, Enantiomer, Essential oil
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Water distilled essential oil of Anthemis cretica L. var. leucanthemoides (Boiss.) Grierson was analyzed by GC/MS. Ninety nine compounds were characterized representing 87.7% of the oil. Enantiomeric distribution of the main constituent camphor (19.4%) was determined by MD-GC/MS. Antimicrobial activity of the oil was also investigated.