phytol


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phy·tol

(fī'tol),
An unsaturated primary alcohol derived from the hydrolysis of chlorophyll; a constituent of vitamins E and K1.
Synonym(s): phytyl alcohol

phy·tol

(fī'tol)
An unsaturated primary alcohol derived from the hydrolysis of chlorophyll; a constituent of vitamins E and K1.
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Acacia catechu contains flavonoids; kaempferol, quercetin, catechin, and terpene; camphor and phytol. [27] Kaempferol is a flavonoid and known to have antibacterial and antifungal activity.
The synergistic activity of phytochemicals like phytol and mosloflavone present in the crude extract could be responsible for pyocyanin inhibition (27).
In this study, the higher antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of the methanol extract could be correlated to the occurrence of more number of bioactive compounds including n-hexadecanoic acid, Phytol, and squalane.
New Phytol 191(1):49-56 (2011); doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2011.03743.x.
In this account, the leaf extract contained six compounds among them, phytol (38.24%) is having anticancer, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antitumor, antimicrobial, diuretic, and chemopreventive properties and used in vaccine formulations [22, 23].
In addition, [beta]-cyclocitral and phytol are characteristic compounds influencing the flavor of algae from Okayama and Tokushima prefecture: they contribute to fresh and floral odors, respectively [18].
The authors had also earlier reported an active whole extract of the plant comprising of hexadecanoic acid, 1-hexadecene, phytol, and a phytol derivative with an IC50 of 7.5 [micro]g/mL against NCI-H23 cell lines [23].
bis 0.95 1641.1 (2-methyIpropyl) ester Pentadecanoic acid 1.68 1647.7 9.12.15 Octadecatrien-1-ol 0.51 1671.0 (Z, Z, Z) = [C.sub.18][H.sub.12]0 5,9,13 Pentadecatrien-2-one-6,10, 0.71 1686.9 14 trimethyl(E, E)- Farnesylacetone Hexadecanoic acid, methyl ester 0.39 1697.2 Isophytol 1.09 1717.0 Dibutyl phthalate 1.75 1736.0 n-Hexadecanoic acid (C16) 43.46 1781.0 Phytol 5.68 1889.5 Oleic acid(C18:1) 9.51 1932.6 Octadecanoica cid 2.03 1948.9 3,7.11.15-Tetramethyl-2-hexadecen 0.02 1981.5 -1-ol Heneicosane 0.29 2063.3 4,8.12.16-Tetrametrvyllieptadecan 0.16 2122.9 -4-ol Hexatriacontane 0.3 2260.8 1,2-Benzenedicarboxylicacid.
Why are Atmospheric Oxides of Nitrogen Usually Phytotoxic and not Alternative Fertilizer', New Phytol. 115, 395(1990).
It is comprised of a family of hydrocarbon compounds characterised by a chromanol ring with a phytol side chain referred to as tocopherols and tocotrienols.
New Phytol. 2010;198:DOI:10.1111/j.1469-8137.2010.03567.x.
"Regulation of plant cell growth: The changing perspective", New Phytol. 90, pp.1-18.