Planta Med 1997; 63(3): 248-250
DOI: 10.1055/s-2006-957664
Natural Product Chemistry
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A New Eremophilane Sesquiterpenoid and a New Iridoid from Pedicularis striata subsp. arachnoides

Jianjun Gao1 , 2 , Li Yang1 , Zhong Jian Jia1
  • 1Institute of Organic Chemistry, State Key Laboratory of Applied Organic Chemistry at Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, 730000, People's Republic of China
  • 2School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Beijing Medical University, Beijing, 100083, People's Republic of China
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Publication Date:
04 January 2007 (online)


A new sesquiterpenoid, eremophila-10,11-diene-7α,13-diol (1), and a new iridoid aglycone, dihydrocatalpolgenin (2), have been isolated and identified from Pedicularis striata Pall subsp. arachnoides (Franch) Tsoong in addition to the known iridoid glycosides, aucubin (3) and 8-O-acetylharpagide (4).