Alloocimene: Absence in Cigarette Smoke

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Science  26 Jun 1964:
Vol. 144, Issue 3626, pp. 1572-1573
DOI: 10.1126/science.144.3626.1572


Alloocimene was not found to be a constituent of cigarette smoke under test conditions that allowed 86 percent recovery when authentic alloocimene was added to the smoke. In the same experiments dipentene was found to the extent of 0.2 percent of the smoke condensate.