Active constituents of Litsea cubeba

Quan Zhou, Dongfang Zheng, Yong Zhao, Ting Wang, Yafeng Yang, Muhammad Ashraf
2020 Thermal Science  
Litsea cubeba is a plant of Lauraceae and Litsea. It is a valuable plant and has a wide range of uses, including in traditional Chinese medicine. Herein, Litsea cubeba wood was harvested from Henan Province, The active ingredients were extracted from Litsea cubeba wood by modern techniques such as gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, thermal gravimetric analysis and thermal desorption gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. The analysis results show that the wood of Litsea cubeba contains a
more » ... eba contains a large amount of valuable active substances that can be utilized in medicine, bio-energy, and spices and flavorings, and large-scale cultivation of this plant could be beneficial.
doi:10.2298/tsci190526047z fatcat:g4jdddksivebjm47vhxmnpkekm