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New Constituents from the Rhizomes of Egyptian Iris germanica L.
AbstractChemical investigation of the methanolic extract of the rhizomes of Iris germanica L. (Iridaceae) afforded two new compounds; irigenin S (7) and iriside A (12), together with ten known compounds: stigmasterol (1), a-irone (2), γ-irone (3), 3-hydroxy-5-methoxyacetophenone (4), irilone (5), irisolidone (6), irigenin (8), stigmasterol-3-O-β-D-glucopyranoside (9), irilone 4'-O-b-D-glucopyranoside (10) and iridin (11). Their structures were established by UV, IR, 1D (1H and 13C) and 2D (1H-1H COSY, HMQC, and HMBC) NMR spectroscopy, in addition to mass spectroscopic data and comparison with literature data. The methanolic extract was evaluated for its antimicrobial activity. Both the methanolic extract and the isolated flavonoids were tested for their anti-inflammatory activity.
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Ibrahim, S.R.M.; Mohamed, G.A.; Al-Musayeib, N.M. New Constituents from the Rhizomes of Egyptian Iris germanica L.. Molecules 2012, 17, 2587-2598.View more citation formats
Ibrahim SRM, Mohamed GA, Al-Musayeib NM. New Constituents from the Rhizomes of Egyptian Iris germanica L.. Molecules. 2012; 17(3):2587-2598.Chicago/Turabian Style
Ibrahim, Sabrin R. M.; Mohamed, Gamal A.; Al-Musayeib, Nawal M. 2012. "New Constituents from the Rhizomes of Egyptian Iris germanica L.." Molecules 17, no. 3: 2587-2598.
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