Planta Med 1991; 57(3): 282-283
DOI: 10.1055/s-2006-960091

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Jatamols A and B: Sesquiterpenoids of Nardostachys jatamansi Roots1

Anjana Bagchi2 , Yoshiteru Oshima2 , Hiroshi Hikino3
  • 2Pharmaceutical Institute, Tohoku University, Aoba-yama, Sendai, Japan
  • 3Deceased on December 8, 1988
1 “Sesquiterpenoids”, Part 65. Also Part 144 in the series “The Validity of Oriental Medicines”
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Publication Date:
05 January 2007 (online)


From the roots and rhizomes of Nardostachys jatamansi, two new eudesmanes jatamols A and B were isolated, and their structures were determined by spectral analysis and chemical evidence.