Antioxidant activity of Erica arborea

Ay M., Bahadori F., Oeztuerk M., Kolak U., Topcu G.

FITOTERAPIA, vol.78, pp.571-573, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 78
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fitote.2007.03.024
  • Title of Journal : FITOTERAPIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.571-573


The antioxidant properties of the methanol extract of leaves and flowers of Erica arborea and the ethyl acetate, butanol and water soluble fractions were investigated. The ethyl acetate extract was found to be the richest for phenolic and flavonoid content which showed the highest antioxidant activity. (c) 2007 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.