Chemical Analysis of Heartwood of Bijayasal (Pterocarpus marsupium Roxb.)
Keywords:marsuposide, phenolic, piyaline, pterostilbene
Metlaline (1), piyaline (2), piyaline methyl ester (3), a pair of diasteriomeric epimers of marsuposide (4a and 4b), and pterostilbene (5) were isolated from the water soluble fraction of 70% MeOH extract of Pterocarpus marsupium (Roxb.) heartwood. Among them compound 3 was isolated for the first time from natural source. Pterostilbene has been found as antioxidant, anti-diabetic and anti-cancer agent.
Nepal Journal of Science and Technology Vol. 13, No. 2 (2012) 219-224DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/njst.v13i2.7740
How to Cite
Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.