Botanical Information Curcuma amada Roxb.

Synonyms Curcuma amada var. glabra Velay., Unnikr., Asha & Maya 
Common name (en) Mango ginger
Common name (ar) كركم أمادا
Common name (de) Mangoingwer
Common name (fr) Curcuma Gingembre-Mangue

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 Image comparison of Curcuma amada
Image comparison of Curcuma amada and related herbal drugs
ATLAS Method document of Curcuma amada
Selection of the ATLAS method of Curcuma amada
visionCATS data (CAMAG software)