Acidissimin, a new limonoid from limonia acidissima

John K. MacLeod, Peter D.R. Moeller, B. M.Ratnayake Bandara, A. A. Leslie Gunatilaka, E. M.Kithsiri Wijeratne

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Two limonoids, obacunone [1] and acidissimin [2] have been isolated from the stem bark and root bark, respectively, of Limonia acidissima. Acidissimin is a new compound whose structure has been elucidated by spectroscopic means.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)882-885
Number of pages4
JournalJournal Of Natural Products
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jul 1 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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    MacLeod, J. K., Moeller, P. D. R., Bandara, B. M. R., Leslie Gunatilaka, A. A., & Wijeratne, E. M. K. (1989). Acidissimin, a new limonoid from limonia acidissima. Journal Of Natural Products, 52(4), 882-885.