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International Journal of Analytical Chemistry
Volume 2014, Article ID 627038, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/627038
Research Article

The Development and Application of Novel IR and NMR-Based Model for the Evaluation of Carminative Effect of Artemisia judaica L. Essential Oil

1Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Jordan, Amman 11942, Jordan
2Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Sciences, Al-Hussein Bin Talal University, Ma’an 20, Jordan

Received 5 September 2014; Revised 22 November 2014; Accepted 8 December 2014; Published 29 December 2014

Academic Editor: Thomas J. Schmidt

Copyright © 2014 Muhammed Alzweiri et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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