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Constituents of Liatris species. V. Ligantrol and ligantrol monoacetate, two new linear polyoxygenated diterpenes from Liatris elegans

Author(s): W. Herz and R. P. Sharma

Year: 1975

Journal: Journal of Organic Chemistry
Volume: 40
Issue: 2
Pages: 192-199

Article Topic(s): Chemistry
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Liatris elegans (Pink-scale blazing star),

Abstract

Reports on the isolation and structure determination of chemical compounds (ligantrol, ligantrol monoacetate, and two diterpenes) found in Liatris elegans. The genus Liatris contains compounds that are cytotoxic and have tumor inhibiting properties.

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W. Herz and R. P. Sharma. "Constituents of Liatris species. V. Ligantrol and ligantrol monoacetate, two new linear polyoxygenated diterpenes from Liatris elegans." Journal of Organic Chemistry 40.2 (1975): 192-199.

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ISSN: 0022-3263
DOI: 10.1021/jo00890a010

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