Service: Phytochemistry

TORSKAL offers you tailor-made support throughout your research and development stages of innovative natural ingredients. With its expertise in eco-processes, we support you in the development and optimization of more environmentally friendly extraction processes, by working on two main axes: the use of innovative and efficient technologies (ASE350…) and the use of green solvents. This allows us to identify the major compounds, isolate and characterize the biomolecules according to the green chemistry.

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1. Phytochemical characterization:

From raw material to finished product, TORSKAL supports its customers throughout the development of their project thanks to its R&D laboratory, its production tool and its deep knowledge of plants, and its database. TORSKAL offers a complete range of characterization and activity tests for all your ingredients, from chemical composition analysis to biological properties evaluation.

  • List of characterization and analysis services:

  • Analytical analysis: Structural identification by mass spectrometry (UPLC-DAD-MS) and NMR.
  • Extraction, purification and splitting: (Pure chromatography systems: Flash mode and prep-HPLC)
  • Natural product quantification in complex matrices (food, plants, biologic fluids etc.)
  • Secondary metabolites assay:
  • Total phenols

  • Flavonoids

  • Condensed and hydrolysable tannins (Proanthocyanidines)
  • Anthocyans
  • Alcaloids

  • Carotenoids
  • β-carotene and lycopene

  • Chlorophylls
  • Ascorbic acid
  • Proteins

2. Antiradical/Antioxidant activity assay by different methods

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3. Antibacterial and antifungal activity assay

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