IJSRP, Volume 3, Issue 4, April 2013 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Dharshini, Dr.T.Thirunalasundari , Dr.S.Sumayaa
In this study, flaxseed was subjected to identification of bioactive compounds by using Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrum technique. Flaxseed was extracted with 99%ethanol. Extracted sample was injected, according to, the bioactive compounds are screened. The results revealed the presence of seventeen compounds of which squalene (45.27 %) and 9, 12, 15-octadecatrienoic acid (z,z,z) (24.67) were the phytocomponents with high peak areas.