IRMA-International.org: Creator of Knowledge
Information Resources Management Association
Advancing the Concepts & Practices of Information Resources Management in Modern Organizations

Pharmacology and Phytochemistry of Coriander

Pharmacology and Phytochemistry of Coriander
View Sample PDF
Author(s): Sonia Singh (GLA University, Mathura, India), Nitin Agrawal (Faculty of Pharmacy, Raja Balwant Singh Engineering Technical Campus, India) and Isha Mishra (GLA University, Mathura, India)
Copyright: 2020
Pages: 24
Source title: Ethnopharmacological Investigation of Indian Spices
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Neha Mishra (Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, India)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-7998-2524-1.ch014

Purchase

View Pharmacology and Phytochemistry of Coriander on the publisher's website for pricing and purchasing information.

Abstract

Coriander, named as Coriandrum sativum Linn, belongs to the family Umbelliferae and is one of the most popular and well-known spices/condiments and herbal medicines. The essential oils and fatty oils are the two major active chemical constituents present in the plant. The other minor ingredients found to be present are monoterpenes hydrocarbons i-e limonene, γ-terpinene, α-pinene, p-cymene, borneol, citronellol, camphor, geraniol, and geraniol acetate and abd heterocyclic components such as pyrazine, pyridine, thiazole, furan and tetrahudrofuran derivatives, isocoumarins, coriandrin, dihydrocoriandrin, coriandrons A-E, flavonoids. The volatile oil from the leaf contains aromatic acids such as 2-decenoic acid, E-11-tetradecenoic acid, undecyl alcohol, tridecanoic acid, capric acid, undecanoic acid, and more. The current pharmacological research reveals the application of coriander has antibacterial and antifungal activity.

Related Content

Dixit V. Bhalani, Arvind Kumar Singh Chandel, Poonam Singh Thakur. © 2021. 19 pages.
Rodica Sturza. © 2021. 19 pages.
Abdellah Zinedine, Samira El Akhdari. © 2021. 24 pages.
Pedro Dinis Gaspar, Pedro Dinho da Silva, Luís Pinto Andrade, José Nunes, Christophe Espírito Santo. © 2021. 36 pages.
Onrawee Laguerre, Nattawut Chaomuang. © 2021. 23 pages.
Dheeraj Kumar, Md. Farrukh, Nadeem Faisal. © 2021. 25 pages.
Basak Gokce Col, Sergen Tuggum, Seydi Yıkmış. © 2021. 16 pages.
Body Bottom