Characterization of Momordica charantia Ussing FT-IR Spectroscopy

Attila Keseru, Luisa Andronie, Iona Pop, Ancuta Rotaru, Danut Maniutiu, Aurelia Coroian, Camelia Raducu

Abstract


Momordica charantia (bitter melon) belongs to the family of Cucurbitaceae, a climbing vine which is commonly seen growing on walls and shrubs in the tropics.

In this paper, because earlier claim shows that the plant used as stomachic, carminative, tonic, antipyretic, antidiabetic, in rheumatoid arthritis and gout, the present investigation was carried to characterized a principal components of plant using FT-IR technique

Keywords


Momordica charantia, FT-IR

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15835/buasvmcn-hort:12161


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