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Table 3 Biological activities the compounds identified from Eucalyptus globulus leaf extract using GCMS

From: GC–MS analysis, toxicological and oral glucose tolerance assessments of methanolic leaf extract of Eucalyptus globulus

Peak No Identified compound Biological activities References for biological activities
1 9,10-secocholesta-5,7,10(19)-triene 1,3-diol,25 [(trimethylsily) oxy] (,3 \(\beta ,\) 5Z,7E)- Therapeutic vitamin D conjugate patented for the treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism [21, 22]
2 1-Heptatriacotanol Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory hypocholesterolemic, antimicrobial, anticancer [23, 24]
3 Morphinan-4,5 epoxy3,6diol,6[7nitrobenzofurazan-4-yl] amino- Antiageing, analgesic and antidiabetic [25, 26]
4 10-Heptadecen-8-ynoic acid, methyl ester, [E]- Sweetener flavour [27]
5 Ethyl Iso-allocholate Antimicrobial, diuretic, anti-inflammatory and anti-asthmatic properties [28]
6 2-Myristynoyl Pantetheine Hypocholesterolemic [29]
7 Cholesta-8,24-dien-3-ol,4-methyl-,[3 \(\beta\),4 \(\alpha\)]- Human metabolite found as an intermediate in the biosynthesis of steroids. It is used in industry as surfactant and emulsifier [30]
8 Cyclopropanedodecanoic acid, 2-octyl-,methyl ester Not found  
9 9,12,15-Octadecatrienoic acid, 2-phenyl-1,3-dioxan-5-yl ester Antiviral anti-obesity [31]