American Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology

Head-Space Solid Phase Micro-extraction Followed by GC/MS Analysis of the Volatile Components in Seeds of Cinnamonum camphora

Yang Yong and Tao Wenyi

DOI : 10.3844/ajbbsp.2005.173.175

American Journal of Biochemistry and Biotechnology

Volume 1, Issue 3

Pages 173-175


The volatile components in seeds of Cinnamomum camphora were analyzed by Solid Phase Micro-extraction (SPME) combined with GC/MS. Twenty four main kinds of volatile compounds, among which the Sesquiterpene (29%), 3-Hexen-2-one (25%) and Monoterpene (10.22%), were separated and analyzed.


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