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Title: A microanalytical method for the determination of dihydroquercetin in wood

Author: Hemingway, Richard W.; Hillis, W.E.;

Date: 1969

Source: Journal of Chromatography 43(2):250-252

Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication

Description: Dihydroquercetin (3,5,7,3',4'-pentahydroxyflavanone) is a major constituent of the alcohol soluble materials in the wood of Larch species and the wood and bark of Douglas-fir. A sensitive analytical method is needed to enable rapid assessment of amounts of dihydroquercetin (DHQ) when processing commercial materials and for studies of biochemical aspects of DHQ formation. Ability to analyse very small wood samples is a most important criterion from a biochemical standpoint.

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Hemingway, Richard W.; Hillis, W.E. 1969. A microanalytical method for the determination of dihydroquercetin in wood. Journal of Chromatography 43(2):250-252


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