Next Article in Journal
Industrial-Scale Preparation of Akebia Saponin D by a Two-Step Macroporous Resin Column Separation
Previous Article in Journal
Genotoxicity of Euphorbia hirta: An Allium cepa Assay
Molecules 2012, 17(7), 7792-7797; doi:10.3390/molecules17077792

Sikokianin D, A New C-3/C-3"-Biflavanone from the Roots of Wikstroemia indica

* , , , ,  and *
School of Medicine, Zhejiang University City College, No. 48 Huzhou Road, Hangzhou 310015, Zhejiang, China
* Authors to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Received: 28 April 2012 / Revised: 15 June 2012 / Accepted: 19 June 2012 / Published: 26 June 2012
(This article belongs to the Section Metabolites)
Download PDF [188 KB, uploaded 18 June 2014]


A new 3,3′′-biflavanone, sikokianin D (1), was isolated from the roots of Wikstroemia indica, together with two known compounds. Their structures were elucidated by chemical evidence and spectral analyses, including HR-ESI-MS, and 1D- and 2D-NMR techniques.
Keywords: Wikstroemia indica; sikokianin D; C-3/C-3"-biflavanone Wikstroemia indica; sikokianin D; C-3/C-3"-biflavanone
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY) which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Share & Cite This Article

Further Mendeley | CiteULike
Export to BibTeX |
MDPI and ACS Style

Li, J.; Lu, L.-Y.; Zeng, L.-H.; Zhang, C.; Hu, J.-L.; Li, X.-R. Sikokianin D, A New C-3/C-3"-Biflavanone from the Roots of Wikstroemia indica. Molecules 2012, 17, 7792-7797.

View more citation formats

Related Articles

Article Metrics

For more information on the journal, click here


Cited By

[Return to top]
Molecules EISSN 1420-3049 Published by MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland RSS E-Mail Table of Contents Alert