A new diterpene from cupressus goveniana var. abramasiana: 5β-hydroxy-6-oxasugiol (cupresol)

Shivanand D. Jolad, Joseph J. Hoffmann, Karl H. Schram, Jack R. Cole, Robert B. Bates, Michael S. Tempesta

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The petroleum ether-EtOH extract of Cupressus goveniana var. abramasiana (Cupressaceae) yielded sugiol (1) and the new diterpene, cupresol (5 β-hydroxy-6-oxasugiol), for which structure 2 was established by spectroscopic and chemical means.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)983-987
Number of pages5
JournalJournal Of Natural Products
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1984


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Organic Chemistry

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