Lignans from leaves of Calocedrus formosana

  • Fang J
  • Hsu K
  • Cheng Y
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Sesamin, yatein and 4,4′-dihydroxy-3,3′-dimethoxy-9,9′-epoxylignan were isolated from leaves of Calocedrus formosana. The structure of the epoxylignan was unambiguously determined by spectroscopic methods and X-ray diffraction. © 1989.

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  • 4,4′-dihydroxy-3,3′-dimethoxy-9,9′-epoxy-lignan
  • Calocedrus formosana
  • Cupressaceae
  • sesamin
  • shonanin
  • yatein.

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  • Jim Min Fang

  • Kuo Chio Hsu

  • Yu Shia Cheng

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