Botanical Information Curcuma aromatica Salisb.

Synonyms Curcuma wenyujin Y.H.Chen & C.Ling
Common name (en) Wild turmeric
Common name (ja) キョウオウ
Common name (ko) 쿠르쿠마 아로마티카
Common name (ru) Куркума ароматная
Common name (th) ว่านนางคำ
Common name (vi) Nghệ rừng
Common name (zh) 郁金

Sample preparation Mix 0.2 g of powdered sample with 3 mL of methanol, sonicate for 10 min, the centrifuge and use the supernatant as test solution
Mobile phase Toluene, acetic acid 4:1 (v/v)
Derivatization Derivatize with anisaldehyde reagent, and heat the plate at 100°C for 3 min
System Suitability Test (SST) Under development
Specific marker(s) Under UV 366 nm, after derivatization
  • Bisdesmethoxycurcumin: an orange zone at RF ~ 0.19
  • Desmethoxycurcumin: an orange zone at RF ~ 0.29
  • Curcumin: a red zone at RF ~ 0.42
HPTLC Chromatograms (different origin(s))
HPTLC Chromatograms (related drug(s))
ATLAS documents ATLAS Method document of Curcuma aromatica
Image comparison of Curcuma aromatica
Image comparison of Curcuma aromatica and related herbal drugs
Selection of the ATLAS method of Curcuma aromatica
visionCATS data (CAMAG software)