Journal of New Technology and Materials
Volume 2, Numéro 1, Pages 38-40

Drimenin-rich Essential Oils From Hertia Cherifolia Growing In Algeria

Authors : Zellagui A. . Gherraf N. . Lahouel M. .


The hydrodistilled oil from crushed dry leaves of Hertia cherifolia which is endemic to Algeria and Tunisia collected from Ain Fekroun (Oum el Bouaghi, Algeria) were analyzed by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry to afford 36 components accounting for 99.3% of the total oil. the major components were found to be: Drimenin (67.5%), 1,2-Di(2-pyridinyl)-1,2-ethanediol (11.2 %), globulol(1.7 %), Cycloheptane, 4-methylene-1-methyl-2-(2-methyl-1-propen-1-yl)-1-vinyl- (1.5 %).


Hertia cherifolia, Essential oil, GC-MS, Drimenin

Chemical Composition And Antimicrobial Potency Of Essential Oils From Roots Of Pinus Growing In Algeria

Fekih Nadia .  Allali Hocine .  Ait2 Arezki Abdeslem Nacer Arezki Ait .  Merghache1 Salima .  Maghnia Djamila .  Costa Jean . 
pages 96-102.

Phytochemistry, Antimicrobial Activities Of The Essential Oils Of The Branches Of Juniperus Phoenicea In Bechar (algeria)

Akermi Moulay M'hammed .  Moussaoui Abdallah .  Makhloufi Ahmed .  Dalil Halima . 
pages 1-7.