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Chemical Composition and Antimicrobial Activity of Fraxinus excelsior L. Seeds Essential Oil

Mohaddese Mahboubi 1 , * , Elaheh Mahdizadeh 1 and Rezvan Heidary Tabar 1
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1 Department of Microbiology, Medicinal Plant, Research Center of Barij, Kashan, Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products: 14 (1); e61105
  • Published Online: February 5, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 30, 2017
  • Revised: March 4, 2018
  • Accepted: August 26, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjnpp.61105

To Cite: Mahboubi M, Mahdizadeh E, Heidary Tabar R. Chemical Composition and Antimicrobial Activity of Fraxinus excelsior L. Seeds Essential Oil, Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. Online ahead of Print ; 14(1):e61105. doi: 10.5812/jjnpp.61105.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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