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Molecules 2009, 14(6), 2087-2094;

Dammarane-type Triterpene Saponins from the Flowers of Panax notoginseng

School of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong, China
Department of Natural Product Chemistry, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Bunkyo-machi 1-14, Nagasaki 852-8521, Japan
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Received: 11 May 2009 / Accepted: 1 June 2009 / Published: 10 June 2009
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Four new dammarane-type triterpene saponins named floranotoginsenosides A (1), B (2), C (3) and D (4), together with five known triterpene saponins, were isolated from the flowers of Panax notoginseng. Their structures were elucidated on the basis of spectral and chemical evidence. View Full-Text
Keywords: Panax notoginseng; dammarane-type; saponins; ginsenoside Panax notoginseng; dammarane-type; saponins; ginsenoside

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Wang, J.-R.; Yamasaki, Y.; Tanaka, T.; Kouno, I.; Jiang, Z.-H. Dammarane-type Triterpene Saponins from the Flowers of Panax notoginseng. Molecules 2009, 14, 2087-2094.

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