The structure of zeylasterone - the first of a new series of phenolic 24-nor-D:A-friedo-oleanan triterpenes

G. M. Kamal, B. Gunaherath, A. A. Leslie Gunatilaka, M. Uvais, S. Sultanbawa, Mohamed I.M. Wazeer

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Abstract

Zeylasterone, a new triterpene from Kokoona zeylanica, is shown to be 2,3-dihydroxy-6-oxo-24-nor-D:A-friedo-oleana-1,3,5(10),7-tetraen-23,29-d ioic acid-29-methyl ester (20 α) (1), the first member of a new series of phenolic 24-nor-D:A-friedo-oleanans.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4749-4752
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume21
Issue number49
DOIs
StatePublished - 1980
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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