SPECTRAL ANALYSIS OF METHANOLIC ROOT BARK EXTRACT OF SEMAL (BOMBAX CEIBA) USING GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY-MASS SPECTROMETRYAbstract
Bombax ceiba L. is an important medicinal plant belonging to the family Bombacaceae. Root bark samples of the plant have been subjected to phytochemical investigation through gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS). Twenty phytochemical compounds have been identified in the methanolic extract of B. ceiba root bark. The identification of phytochemical compounds is based on the peak area, retention time, molecular weight and molecular formula.
Akash Saini * and Sangeeta Bhargava
Department of Chemistry, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
28 November 2020
30 September 2020
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01 November 2021