Minor oils from atypical plant sources / Huiles mineures de sources végétales atypiques
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Table 4

Sterol composition of the vegetable oils (%).

  Nigella sativa oil Opuntia ficus indica oil Pistacia lentiscus oil Hibiscus sabdariffa oil
Cholesterol 0.91 0.91 0.9 1.41
Brassicasterol 0.06 0 0 0.17
Campesterol 13.43 10.66 6.41 12.85
Stigmasterol 14.14 1.4 2.25 3.3
Chlerosterol 0.82 0.99 0.72 0.49
β-sitosterol 67.04 82.31 88.22 79.08
Δ5-24stigmastadienol 1.22 0.96 0.41 0.75
Δ7-stigmastenol 0.7 1.14 0.58 1.01
Δ7-avenasterol 1.65 1.62 0.34 0.89