DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2012.09.029
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Dalin Ly, Seong -gene Lee

Abstract: Phytochemicals are extensively found at different levels in various plants and are widely recognized for their role in scavenging free radicals, which are involved in the ecology of many chronic diseases. Secondary metabolites play an important role in plant defense mechanism, and increasing evidences indicate that many are important in human health. In this study, the levels of total phenolic content, flavonoid content and antioxidant activities based on oxygen radical absorbance capacity (ORAC) values in eco…

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