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- Ferreres, F., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- RSC advances 2015 v.5 no.52 pp. 41576-41584
- Mentha pulegium; adenocarcinoma; antioxidant activity; antioxidants; bioactive compounds; epithelium; fluorescent dyes; freeze drying; gastrointestinal system; glutathione; herbal tea; humans; oxidative stress; phenolic compounds; phytochemicals; staining; toxicity
- ... Herbal teas are consumed for their valuable content of bioactive phytochemicals. This work represents the first attempt to establish a linkage between the chemical composition of pennyroyal (Mentha pulegium L.) infusion and its potential to prevent cellular oxidative stress. The phenolic profile was established by HPLC-DAD-ESI/MSⁿ, twelve out of fifteen compounds being identified for the first tim ...