Planta Med 1991; 57(2): 190-191
DOI: 10.1055/s-2006-960064

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Guaianolides from Lactuca saligna

A. T. Khalil, H. Abd El-fattah, E. S. Mansour
  • Pharmacognosy Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mansoura University, Mansoura Egypt
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Publication Date:
05 January 2007 (online)


The phytochemical investigation of the aerial parts of Lactuca saligna L. revealed the presence of lactucin, lactucopicrin, and a new guaianolide named 11β,13-dihydrolactucopicrin. The structural configuration was established through spectral data.