Polyphenolics, Flavonoids and Anthocyanins Content and Antioxidant Activity of Qare-Qat (Vaccinium arctostaphylos L.) from Different Areas of Iran

Background: Vaccinium arctostaphylos L. (Ericaceae family), locally named Qare - Qat is a shurb or woody bush which has been extensively used in Iranian folk medicine as antidiabetic and antihypertensitive agents for many years. Phenolics found in leaves and fruits of the plant are a specific group...

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Main Authors: R Sepehrifar, T Hasanloo
Format: Article
Published: Institue of Medicinal Plants, ACECR 2010-03-01
Series:Journal of Medicinal Plants
Online Access:http://jmp.ir/article-1-313-en.html