Author : Esther M. L. Sinsuw*, Devista Utubulang, Frangkie Mapanawang, Nora Louisa Sondakh
Background: such as banana (Moses paradiciaca) is one type of tropical fruit that has a high enough potential. such as banana has become an export and import commodities in the international market of this plant originated from southeast Asia is then spread widely the African and American .tropical climates of wet, and can flourish in lowland and pcs banana plants such as banana can also be used as a traditional medicine (temporary medicine). Undp diseases that can be cured ie dental disease, diabetes mellitus, high blood pressure, obesity, and receiving complain health microflora Intestine.It shows the chemical characteristics of such as banana tuber starch that is moisture content of 6.69 qur % of 0.11 % and HCN content 2.6 mg / kg. And from result of GC-Ms test of such as banana thick extract (Moses paradisiaca L) there are compound of Hexadecanoid acid ethyl esther 1.31%. Key words: Victamin E, Sacrifice(Moses paradiciaca).
Dr. Arend L Mapanawang, Sp.PD, FINASIM, PhD