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Volatile constituents of Carphephorus odoratissimus (JF Gmel) Hebert

Author(s): K. Karlsson, I. Wahlberg and C. R. Enzell

Year: 1972

Journal: Acta Chemica Scandinavica
Volume: 26
Issue: 7
Pages: 2837-2846

Article Topic(s): Chemistry
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Carphephorus odoratissimus (Vanillaleaf),


Examines the chemical components of Carphephorus odoratissimus. Coumarin is the predominant constituent of the volatile constituents responsible for the vanilla aroma associated with this plant.

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K. Karlsson, I. Wahlberg and C. R. Enzell. "Volatile constituents of Carphephorus odoratissimus (JF Gmel) Hebert." Acta Chemica Scandinavica 26.7 (1972): 2837-2846.

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