Diterpenoids from the roots of Salvia przewalskii

Bo Li, Fan-Di Niu, Zhong-Wen Lin, Hong-Jie Zhang, De-Zu Wang, Han-Dong Sun*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Five abietane diterpenoids, przewalskin, przewaquinone A, tanshinone II A, tanshinone I and tanshinone II B were isolated from the roots ofSalvia przewalskii. Przewalskin is a new compound. Its structure was established by a detailed spectroscopic analysis.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3815-3817
Number of pages3
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1991

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Plant Science
  • Horticulture

User-Defined Keywords

  • diterpenoids
  • Labiatae
  • przewalskin
  • roots
  • Salvia przewalskii


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