Vol. 3, Issue 2 (2018)
Identification of functional groups from leaf and stem bark extract of selected species of artabotrys
Author(s): Renjini Haridas, Sumathi P, Sangeeth Thekkan, Binu Thomas, Prabhukumar KM
Abstract: Fourier Transformation Infrared Spectroscopy is a technique used for the identification of the interaction between an IR radiation and a sample. Present study revealed the functional groups from the ethyl acetate leaf and stem bark extract of Artabotrys zeylanicus and A. sahyadricus by using the techniques such as Fourier Transformation Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR). Through this technique the ethyl acetate leaf and stem bark extract of plant has taken to analyze the detection of functional groups which are present in this plants. The presence of such functional groups also reveals the importance of this valuable medicinal plants in the field of herbal medicine for treatment of variety of ailments.