Biological and phytochemical investigation of Clausena excavata

Tian Shung Wu, Hiroshi Furukawa

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A new compound, clausenidinaric acid (1), along with known compounds clausenidin (2), clausarin (3), nordentatin (4), xanthoxyletin (5), and heptaphylline (6), was isolated from the root bark of Clausena excavata (Rutaceae), and its structure was elucidated. In addition, antibacterial activities of these compounds were examined (table 1).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)718-720
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Natural Products
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1982 Jan 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Organic Chemistry


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