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A new dihydroxy acid from the oil of Peganum harmala
The seed oil of Peganum harmala contains a previously unknown dihydroxy acid characterised as 9,14-dihydroxy octadecanoic acid. P. harmala is the first higher plant found to contain this non-vicinal diol acid (3.2%) in its triglycerides. © 1977.
Authors: Ahmad, I.; Ahmad, F.; Osman, S. M.