[Analysis of essential oils in roots and fruits of Angelica in Northeast China]

Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 1990 Jul;15(7):419-21, 447.
[Article in Chinese]


The essential oils of roots and fruits of five species of Angelica have been examined and analysed by GC-MS-DS; 59 chemical compounds are reported, of which alpha-pinene, myrcene and p-cymene are common to all five species. This paper provides a scientific basis for developing the resources of this genus in the Northeast.

MeSH terms

  • Acyclic Monoterpenes
  • Bicyclic Monoterpenes
  • China
  • Cymenes
  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal / chemistry*
  • Fruit / analysis
  • Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
  • Monoterpenes*
  • Oils, Volatile / analysis*
  • Terpenes / analysis


  • Acyclic Monoterpenes
  • Bicyclic Monoterpenes
  • Cymenes
  • Drugs, Chinese Herbal
  • Monoterpenes
  • Oils, Volatile
  • Terpenes
  • beta-myrcene
  • 4-cymene
  • alpha-pinene