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Variations in volatile oil quantity and chemical composition of Litsea cubeba (Lour.) Pers. from northern Thailand

Litsea cubeba (Lour.) Pers. is known as an aromatherapy plant. Volatile oil from fruit has been used commercially as a citral source. Based on the capacity of the volatile oil fraction and chemical isolate conversion into products for the flavor and fragrance industries, the United States, Western European countries and Japan are the major global importers. This study evaluated the ... Read More »