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Sci. Pharm. 2007, 75(3), 111-120; doi:10.3797/scipharm.2007.75.111 (registering DOI)

Two New Saponins from Solidago gigantea

Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, A-1090 Vienna, Austria
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Received: 10 June 2007 / Accepted: 20 August 2007 / Published: 28 September 2007
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Two new triterpenoid saponins, named giganteasaponin 5 and giganteasaponin 6, were isolated from the aboveground parts of Solidago gigantea and were defined to be 3-O-[β-D-Apio-D-furanosyl-(1→3)- β-D-glucopyranosyl-(1→3)- β-D-glucopyranosyl]- 28-O {α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→3)- β-D-xylopyranosyl-(1→4)- [β-D-xylopyranosyl-( 1→3)]- α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→2) [α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→3)]- β-Dxylopyranosyl}- Bayogenin respectively 3-O- [β-D-Apio-D-furanosyl-(1→3)- β-Dgluco- pyranosyl-(1→3)- β-D-glucopyranosyl]-28-O {β-D-galactopyranosyl-(1→2)- α- L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→3)- β-D-xylopyranosyl-(1→4)- [β-D-xylopyranosyl-(1→3)]- α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→2) [α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→3)]- β-D-xylopyranosyl}- Bayogenin. The structures were established on the basis of chemical degradation, extensive MS studies and NMR investigations as well.
Keywords: Triterpen; saponin; giganteasaponin; Solidago gigantea Triterpen; saponin; giganteasaponin; Solidago gigantea
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Lendl, A.; Reznicek, G. Two New Saponins from Solidago gigantea. Sci. Pharm. 2007, 75, 111-120.

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