Open Science Research Excellence

Open Science Index

Commenced in January 2007 Frequency: Monthly Edition: International Publications Count: 30236


Select areas to restrict search in scientific publication database:
9999985
Extracting Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils from the Lamiaceae Plant Family in the United Arab Emirates (UAE): Highlights on Great Possibilities and Sever Difficulties
Abstract:
Essential oils are expensive phytochemicals produced and extracted from specific species belonging to particular families in the plant kingdom. In the United Arab Emirates country (UAE), is located in the arid region of the world, nine species, from the Lamiaceae family, having the capability to produce therapeutic grade essential oils. These species include; Mentha spicata, Ocimum forskolei, Salvia macrosiphon, Salvia aegyptiaca, Salvia macilenta, Salvia spinosa, Teucrium polium, Teucrium stocksianum and Zataria multiflora. Although, such potential species are indigenous to the UAE, however, there are almost no studies available to investigate the chemical composition and the quality of the extracted essential oils under the UAE climatological conditions. Therefore, great attention has to be given to such valuable natural resources, through conducting highly supported research projects, tailored to the UAE conditions, and investigating different extraction techniques, including the application of the latest available technologies, such as superficial fluid CO2. This is crucially needed; in order to accomplish the greatest possibilities in the medicinal field, specifically in the discovery of new therapeutic chemotypes, as well as, to achieve the sustainability of this natural resource in the country.
Digital Object Identifier (DOI):

References:

[1] E. Reverchon, "Supercritical fluid extraction and fractionation of essential oils and related products," The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 1-37, 1997.
[2] S. Burt, "Essential oils: their antibacterial properties and potential applications in foods—a review," International journal of food microbiology, vol. 94, no. 3, pp. 223-253, 2004.
[3] M. Wink, "Evolution of secondary metabolites from an ecological and molecular phylogenetic perspective," Phytochemistry, vol. 64, no. 1, pp. 3--19, 2003.
[4] J. Rios, M. Recio and A. Villar, "Screening methods for natural products with antimicrobial activity: a review of the literature," Journal of ethnopharmacology, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 127-149, 1988.
[5] A. K. Tyagi, A. Malik, Gottardi and A. K. a. M. A. a. G. Tyagi, "Essential oil vapour and negative air ions: A novel tool for food preservation," Trends in Food Science & Technology, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 99-113, 2012.
[6] T. Fornari, G. Vicente, E. Vazquez, M. R. Garca-Risco and G. Reglero, "Isolation of essential oil from different plants and herbs by supercritical fluid extraction," Journal of Chromatography A, vol. 1250, pp. 34-48, 2012.
[7] S. Handa, D. Rakesh and K. Vasisht, Compendium of medicinal and aromatic plants ASIA, vol. 2, ICS-UNIDO, 2006, pp. 305.
[8] G. Brown and S. Sakkir, "The Vascular Plants of Abu Dhabi Emirate," Environmental Research & Wildlife Development Agency, 2004.
[9] MIC, United Arab Emirates Yearbook, Trident Press, 2006.
[10] FAO, "Irrigation in the near east region in figures," Natural Resources Management and Environment Department, Rome, 1997.
[11] MEW, "Agriculture Information Center," Dubai, 2005.
[12] A. A. Murad, H. Al Nuaimi and M. Al Hammadi, "Comprehensive Assessment of Water Resources in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)," Water Resources Management, vol. 21, no. 9, pp. 1449-1463 , 2007.
[13] EAD, "Abu Dhabi water resources master plan," Abu Dhabi, 2009.
[14] S. M. Shahin and M. A. M. Salem, "The cost of landscaping beauty in the United Arab Emirates (UAE): Call for quick actions to save the irrigation resources," in Proceedings of ICMTSET 2014, Dubai, 2014.
[15] A. M. O. Mohamed and S. M. Shahin, "Impact of soil magnetic properties on moisture content prediction using TDR," ASTM geotechnical testing journal, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 273-278, 2011.
[16] S. M. Shahin, H. Ghamlouche and A. O. Mohammed, "Dependency of Dielectric Permittivity on Iron and Iron-bearing Minerals Content in Soil," in Proceedings of the Tenth UAE University Annual Conference , Al Ain, 2009.
[17] S. M. Shahin and M. A. M. Salem, "The lifeline rescuers of tomorrow's landscaping in the United Arab Emirates (UAE): All the hope rests on the indigenous plants," in Proceedings of ICMTSET 2014, Dubai, 2014.
[18] B. Boer and A. S. Chaudhary, "New records for the flora of the United Arab Emirates," in Willdenowia-Annals of the Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, vol. 29, Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, 1999, pp. 159-165.
[19] A. Amin and M. Mousa, "Merits of anti-cancer plants from the Arabian Gulf region," Cancer therapy, vol. 5, pp. 55-66, 2007.
[20] S. Sabitha, K. Maher and M. Mohamed, "Medicinal plants diversity and their conservation status in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)," Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, vol. 6, no. 7, pp. 1304-13, 2012.
[21] M. Al Yousuf, A. K. Bashir, A. Dobos, K. Veres and G. Nagy, "The composition of the essential oil of Teucrium stocksianum from the United Arab Emirates," Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 47-48, 2002.
[22] M. Q. Samejo, S. Memon, M. I. Bhanger and K. M. Khan, "Chemical compositions of the essential oil of Aerva javanica leaves and stems," Pakistan Journal of Analytical & Environmental Chemistry, vol. 13, pp. 48-52, 2012.
[23] A. R. Western, The flora of the United Arab Emirates: an introduction, vol. 2, Al Ain: United Arab Emirates University, 1989.
[24] A. H. Al-Marzouqi, M. V. Rao and B. Jobe, "Comparative evaluation of SFE and steam distillation methods on the yield and composition of essential oil extracted from spearmint (Mentha spicata)," Journal of liquid chromatography & related technologies, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 463- 475, 2007.
[25] M. O. Fatope, R. G. Marwah, N. M. Al Hadhrami, A. K. Onifade and J. R. Williams, "Identification of the Chemotypes of Ocimum forskolei and Ocimum basilicum by NMR Spectroscopy," Chemistry and biodiversity, pp. 2457-2463, 2008.
[26] K. Javidnia, R. Miri and A. Jamalian, "Composition of the essential oil of Salvia macrosiphon Boiss. from Iran," Flavour and fragrance journal, vol. 20, pp. 542-543, 2005.
[27] S. A. Basif, "Chemical Constituents of Salvia aegyptiaca," Science, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 33-39, 2004.
[28] A. Sonboli, A. Fakhari and F. Sefidkon, "Chemical composition of the essential oil of Salvia macilenta from Iran," Chemistry of natural compounds, vol. 41, no. 2, pp. 1-168, 2005.
[29] M. S. Sourmaghi, G. Amin and Znas, "Chemical Composition and Antimicrobial Activity of Essential Oil of Salvia spinosa L.," Asian Journal of Plant Sciences, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 654-656, 2006.
[30] T. A. Aburjai, M. A. Hudaib and V. Cavrin, "Composition of the Essential Oil from Jordanian Germander (Teucrium polium L.)," Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol. 18, pp. 97-99, 2006.
[31] K. Keefover-Ring, J. D. Thompson and Y. B. Linhart, "Beyond six scents: defining a seventh Thymus vulgaris chemotype new to southern France by ethanol extraction," Flavour and fragrance journal, vol. 24, no. 3, pp. 117-122, 2009.
[32] S. M. Pourmortazavi and S. S. Hajimirsadeghi, "Supercritical fluid extraction in plant essential and volatile oil analysis," Journal of chromatography, vol. 1163, no. 1, pp. 2-24, 2007.
[33] N. Bouhouche and T. Ksiksi, "Micropropagation of Teucrium stocksianum and Caralluma arabica: two endangered medicinal plants," Revue des regions arides, vol. 2, pp. 826-831, 2007.
[34] H. Ebrahimzadeha, Y. Yaminib, F. Sefidkonc, M. Chaloosid and S. M. Pourmortazavib, "Chemical composition of the essential oil and supercritical CO2 extracts of Zataria multiflora Boiss," Food chemistry, vol. 83, pp. 357-361, 2003.
[35] Najaran, "Review of the Essential Oil Composition of Iranian Lamiaceae," Journal of Essential Oil Research, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 35-74, 2011.
[36] K. Vagionas, O. Ngassapa, D. Runyoro, K. Graikou, O. Gortzi and I. Chinou, "Chemical analysis of edible aromatic plants growing in Tanzania," Food chemistry, vol. 105, no. 4, pp. 1711-1717, 2007.
[37] A. C. Jaleel, P. Manivannan, A. Kishorekumar, B. Sankar, R. Gopi, R. Somasundaram and R. Panneerselvam, "Alterations in osmoregulation, antioxidant enzymes and indole alkaloid levels in Catharanthus roseus exposed to water deficit," Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, vol. 59, pp. 150-157, 2007.
[38] A. C. Jaleel, P. Manivannan, B. Sankar, A. Kishorekumar, R. Gopi, R. Somasundaram and R. Panneerselvam, "Induction of drought stress tolerance by ketoconazole in Catharanthus roseus is mediated by enhanced antioxidant potentials and secondary metabolite accumulation," Colloids and surfaces B: Biointerfaces, vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 201-206, 2007.
[39] S. Sakkir, J. N. Shah, A. J. Cheruth and M. Kabshawi, "Phenology of desert plants from an arid gravel plain in eastern United Arab Emirates," Journal of Arid Land, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 54-62, 2015.
[40] M. A. Salem, W. Al-Zayadneh, H. F. Schulze, and A. J. Cheruth, "Effect of nano-hydrophobic sand layer in datepalm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) cultivation in aridlands," Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 591-595, 2013.
[41] S. M. Shahin and M. A. Salem, "The five key solutions to rescue the landscaping sector in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)," Discovery Publication, vol. 25, no. 88, pp. 41-47, 2014, ISSN 2278-5469, EISSN 2278-5450.
[42] S. Gairola, T. Mahmoud, A. Bhatt and A. El-Keblawy, "Importance of seed banking and herbarium collections in biodiversity conservation and research: a new initiative in the United Arab Emirates," Current Science, vol. 105, pp. 1048-1050.2013 .
Vol:14 No:01 2020
Vol:13 No:12 2019Vol:13 No:11 2019Vol:13 No:10 2019Vol:13 No:09 2019Vol:13 No:08 2019Vol:13 No:07 2019Vol:13 No:06 2019Vol:13 No:05 2019Vol:13 No:04 2019Vol:13 No:03 2019Vol:13 No:02 2019Vol:13 No:01 2019
Vol:12 No:12 2018Vol:12 No:11 2018Vol:12 No:10 2018Vol:12 No:09 2018Vol:12 No:08 2018Vol:12 No:07 2018Vol:12 No:06 2018Vol:12 No:05 2018Vol:12 No:04 2018Vol:12 No:03 2018Vol:12 No:02 2018Vol:12 No:01 2018
Vol:11 No:12 2017Vol:11 No:11 2017Vol:11 No:10 2017Vol:11 No:09 2017Vol:11 No:08 2017Vol:11 No:07 2017Vol:11 No:06 2017Vol:11 No:05 2017Vol:11 No:04 2017Vol:11 No:03 2017Vol:11 No:02 2017Vol:11 No:01 2017
Vol:10 No:12 2016Vol:10 No:11 2016Vol:10 No:10 2016Vol:10 No:09 2016Vol:10 No:08 2016Vol:10 No:07 2016Vol:10 No:06 2016Vol:10 No:05 2016Vol:10 No:04 2016Vol:10 No:03 2016Vol:10 No:02 2016Vol:10 No:01 2016
Vol:9 No:12 2015Vol:9 No:11 2015Vol:9 No:10 2015Vol:9 No:09 2015Vol:9 No:08 2015Vol:9 No:07 2015Vol:9 No:06 2015Vol:9 No:05 2015Vol:9 No:04 2015Vol:9 No:03 2015Vol:9 No:02 2015Vol:9 No:01 2015
Vol:8 No:12 2014Vol:8 No:11 2014Vol:8 No:10 2014Vol:8 No:09 2014Vol:8 No:08 2014Vol:8 No:07 2014Vol:8 No:06 2014Vol:8 No:05 2014Vol:8 No:04 2014Vol:8 No:03 2014Vol:8 No:02 2014Vol:8 No:01 2014
Vol:7 No:12 2013Vol:7 No:11 2013Vol:7 No:10 2013Vol:7 No:09 2013Vol:7 No:08 2013Vol:7 No:07 2013Vol:7 No:06 2013Vol:7 No:05 2013Vol:7 No:04 2013Vol:7 No:03 2013Vol:7 No:02 2013Vol:7 No:01 2013
Vol:6 No:12 2012Vol:6 No:11 2012Vol:6 No:10 2012Vol:6 No:09 2012Vol:6 No:08 2012Vol:6 No:07 2012Vol:6 No:06 2012Vol:6 No:05 2012Vol:6 No:04 2012Vol:6 No:03 2012Vol:6 No:02 2012Vol:6 No:01 2012
Vol:5 No:12 2011Vol:5 No:11 2011Vol:5 No:10 2011Vol:5 No:09 2011Vol:5 No:08 2011Vol:5 No:07 2011Vol:5 No:06 2011Vol:5 No:05 2011Vol:5 No:04 2011Vol:5 No:03 2011Vol:5 No:02 2011Vol:5 No:01 2011
Vol:4 No:12 2010Vol:4 No:11 2010Vol:4 No:10 2010Vol:4 No:09 2010Vol:4 No:08 2010Vol:4 No:07 2010Vol:4 No:06 2010Vol:4 No:05 2010Vol:4 No:04 2010Vol:4 No:03 2010Vol:4 No:02 2010Vol:4 No:01 2010
Vol:3 No:12 2009Vol:3 No:11 2009Vol:3 No:10 2009Vol:3 No:09 2009Vol:3 No:08 2009Vol:3 No:07 2009Vol:3 No:06 2009Vol:3 No:05 2009Vol:3 No:04 2009Vol:3 No:03 2009Vol:3 No:02 2009Vol:3 No:01 2009
Vol:2 No:12 2008Vol:2 No:11 2008Vol:2 No:10 2008Vol:2 No:09 2008Vol:2 No:08 2008Vol:2 No:07 2008Vol:2 No:06 2008Vol:2 No:05 2008Vol:2 No:04 2008Vol:2 No:03 2008Vol:2 No:02 2008Vol:2 No:01 2008
Vol:1 No:12 2007Vol:1 No:11 2007Vol:1 No:10 2007Vol:1 No:09 2007Vol:1 No:08 2007Vol:1 No:07 2007Vol:1 No:06 2007Vol:1 No:05 2007Vol:1 No:04 2007Vol:1 No:03 2007Vol:1 No:02 2007Vol:1 No:01 2007