Secoiridoid glycosides from Gentiana scabra

Masao Kikuchi, Rie Kakuda, Masafumi Kikuchi, Yasunori Yaoita

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Six new secoiridoid glycosides, gentiascabraside A (1), 6β-hydroxyswertiajaposide A (2), 1-O-β-D-glucopyranosyl-4-epiamplexine (3), and scabrans G 3 (4), G 4 (5), and G 5 (6), have been isolated from the rhizomes and roots of Gentiana scabra together with a known compound, swertiajaposide A (7). The structures of the new compounds were determined by spectroscopic (NMR, MS) and chemical means.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)751-753
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Natural Products
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2005 May 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Organic Chemistry


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