Dulcitol and (−)-4′-O-methylepigallocatechin from Kokoona zeylanica

G. M.Kamal B. Gunaherath, A. A.Leslie Gunatilaka, M. Uvais S. Sultanbawa, Sinnathamby Balasubramaniam, M. Uvais S. Sultanbawa

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Abstract

A phytochemical investigation of the methanolie extract of the inner root bark of Kokoona zeylanica Thwaites (Celastraceae) has resulted in the isolation and identification of dulcitol and (−)-4′-O-methylepigallocatechin. The chemotaxonomic significance and biological activity of dulcitol are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)140-142
Number of pages3
JournalJournal Of Natural Products
Volume45
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1982
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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