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Molecules 2005, 10(8), 971-977; doi:10.3390/10080971

Terpenoids from Cleome droserifolia (Forssk.) Del

Pharmacognosy Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, 11562 Cairo, Egypt
Received: 23 January 2005 / Revised: 15 April 2005 / Accepted: 17 April 2005 / Published: 31 August 2005
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A new diacetyl triterpene lactone, drosericarpone (2), was isolated from the hexane extract of the herb Cleome droserifolia, together with buchariol (1, a sesquiterpene oxide, isolated for the first time from Cleome species) and stigmasterol glucoside (3). The structures of 1-3 were identified by spectroscopic means.
Keywords: Cleome droserifolia; Cleomaceae; buchariol; drosericarpone Cleome droserifolia; Cleomaceae; buchariol; drosericarpone
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El-Askary, H.I. Terpenoids from Cleome droserifolia (Forssk.) Del. Molecules 2005, 10, 971-977.

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