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Table 1 Phytochemical compounds identified in N. sativa seed oil

From: In silico identification of compounds from Nigella sativa seed oil as potential inhibitors of SARS-CoV-2 targets

Peak % wt Name of compound PubMed CID Therapeutic uses
1 0.22 1,2-dimethylcyclopentan-1-ol 551296 Still unknown
2 0.14 α-thujene 17868 Anti-inflammatory; anti-arthritic; antimicrobial
3 0.19 α-pinene 6654 Anti-inflammatory; antioxidant; anticancer; antimicrobial
4 0.13 1,3-dimethylcyclohexanol 558957 Still unknown
5 1.30 (Z)-hept-2-enal 5362616 Still unknown
6 0.23 β-pinene 14896 Antimicrobial
7 0.17 1-cynaopyrrolidine 73737 Still unknown
8 0.63 m-cymene 10812 Anti-inflammatory
9 1.61 D-Limonene 440917 Anti-inflammatory; anticancer; antimicrobial
10 0.14 γ-Terpinene 7461 Anti-inflammatory; antioxidant; antimicrobial
11 0.18 Trans-4-methoxy thujane Antimicrobial
12 0.15 Terpineol 17100 Antioxidant; anticancer; anticonvulsant; antiulcer; antihypertensive; anti-nociceptive
13 0.11 Thymoquinone 10281 Anti-inflammatory; hepatoprotective; antioxidant; anticancer; cytotoxic
14 0.52 2-decenal, (E)- 5283345 Antinematicidal
15 1.39 2,4-decadienal, (E,E)- 5283349 Antinematicidal
16 0.08 Geranyl-2-methylbutyrate 6437648 Still unknown
17 0.09 Tetradecane 12389 Antimicrobial
18 0.20 α-bergamotene 86608 Antimicrobial
19 0.20 β-bisabolene 10104370 Antimicrobial; Anti-ulcer
20 0.12 Caryophyllene oxide 1742210 Anti-inflammatory; antimicrobial; antiparasitic; analgesic
21 0.06 Hexadecane 11006 Antibacterial
22 0.22 Myristic acid 11005 Antimycomicrobial
23 0.25 Methyl palmitate 8181 Anti-inflammatory
24 10.00 Palmitic acid 985 Antioxidant; antibacterial; anti-inflammatory; antitumor
25 1.62 Methyl linoleate 5284421 Antioxidant
26 79.61 Linoleic acid 5280450 Antidiabetic
27 0.44 9,17-Octadecadienal, (Z)- 5365667 Anti-inflammatory; antioxidant