Journal article

Chemical constituents of Salvia sclarea from Kashmir (India)

-Rahman M, Ayoob I, Bhat K, Khuroo M, Ara T, -Rehman S ...see all

Adv. Biomed. Pharma, vol. 4, issue 2 (2017) pp. 44-54

  • 2

    Readers

    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • N/A

    Citations

    Citations of this article.
  • N/A

    Views

    ScienceDirect users who have downloaded this article.
Sign in to save reference

Abstract

Available online at http://www.thescientificpub.com http://dx.doi.org/10.19046/abp.v04i02.01 Abstract Salvia sclarea (Lamiaceae) commonly known as clarysage, is a medicinally important herb showing broad range of biological activities. This plant is mainly known because of its pleasantly smelling essential oils rich in linalool and linalyl acetate. In addition to linalool and linalyl acetate (major essential oil secondary metabolites), the peculiar aromatic note of the essential oil is because of the minor constituents including α-terpineol, geranyl acetate, (E)-caryophyllene, limonene, thymol, nerol, geranyl acetate etc. Phytochemical investigation of the aerial parts of this plant yielded nine compounds i.e. β-sitosterol, α-amyrin, ursolic acid, oleanolic acid, betulinic acid, sclareol, salvigenin, acacetin and norartocarpetin. The structures of these compounds have been established by spectroscopic methods (UV, IR, 1 H NMR, 13 C NMR and MS) in light of literature. Structure of ursolic acid has also been established by HMBC experiments. Ursolic acid, oleanolic acid, betulinic acid, salvigenin, acacetin and norartocarpetin are reported for the first time from this plant.

Author-supplied keywords

  • NMR
  • Salvia sclarea
  • flavones
  • salvigenin
  • sclareol
  • triterpenes

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Authors

  • Masood-Ur -Rahman

  • Iram Ayoob

  • Khursheed A Bhat

  • Mohammad A Khuroo

  • Tabassum Ara

  • Shakeel-U -Rehman

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free