Planta Med 1991; 57(2): 172-175
DOI: 10.1055/s-2006-960059

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Structures of Four New Isoprenylated Xanthones, Cudraxanthones L, M, N, and O from Cudrania tricuspidata 1,2

Yoshio Hano3 , Yutaka Matsumoto3 , Kazuko Shinohara3 , Jin-Yun Sun4 , Taro Nomura3
  • 3Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Toho University, 2-2-1, Miyama, Funabashi, Chiba 274, Japan
  • 4Zhejiang Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 26, Tian Mu Shan Road, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China
1 Part 7 On the Constituents of the Moraceae Plants. For part 6, see: Hano, Y., Mitsui, P., Nomura, T. (1990) Heterocycles 30, 10232 Components of Root Bark of Cudrania tricuspidata; Part 6. For Part 5, see Ref. (8)
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05 January 2007 (online)


Four new isoprenylated xanthones, cudraxanthones L, M, N, and O were isolated from the ethanol extract of the root bark of Cudrania tricuspidata (Carr.) Bur. (Moraceae), collected in China. The structures of cudraxanthones L, M, N, and O were shown to be 1-4, respectively, on the basis of chemical and spectral evidences.