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    St. John's wort
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    St. John’s Wort versus Counterfeit St. John’s Wort: An HPTLC Study

    Hypericum perforatum L. is the most commonly used herb for treating depression. Due to the popularity of this botanical, there is a potential for economically…
    Salvia
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    Chemical Characterization of Salvia Species

    In Valencia Region (Spain), some wild and cultivated sages are used for medicinal purposes. Among them, Salvia officinalis subsp. lavandulifolia (SL) is widely…
    Angelica gigas
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    Comprehensive HPTLC Fingerprinting of Angelica gigas Root

    This paper describes, as a proof of concept, how HPTLC can be applied to define specifications for an herbal reference material and to control the quality of…
    cocoa proanthocyanidins
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    HPTLC fingerprint profile analysis of cocoa proanthocyanidins depending on origin and…

    A high performance thin layer chromatography (HPTLC) method was developed for a fast analysis of a fingerprint of bioactive compounds present in cocoa beans…
    Water drop
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    Effect-directed analysis of a water sample

    For more than 10 years effect-directed analysis in combination with TLC has been used and advocated at the Laboratory for Operation Control and Research of…
    Caffeine containing herbal drugs
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    A harmonized HPTLC method for identification of various caffeine containing herbal drugs

    Today, more and more products are made with caffeine rich extracts from natural sources, or by adding caffeine. In order to prevent confusion about the origin…
    Weight Loss Products
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    HPTLC Screening of Weight Loss Products for Undeclared Synthetic Drugs

    The proposed HPTLC method combines features of the existing methods for the detection of sibutramine and for the detection of phosphodiesterase type 5…
    Ginkgo biloba
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    Comprehensive HPTLC fingerprinting as a tool for a simplified analysis of purity of…

    Herbal medicinal products based on ginkgo leaf refined dry extract (GBE) are an European development from the Eastern Asia traditionally used species Ginkgo…