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Phytochemistry. 1997 May;45(2):321-4.

A bioactive triterpene from Lantana camara.

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Chemistry Department, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines

Abstract

Lantana camara afforded a novel triterpene 22 beta-acetoxylantic acid and the known triterpenes, lantic acid, 22 beta-dimethylacryloyloxylantonolic acid, a mixture of 22 beta-dimethylacryloyloxy lantanolic acid and 22 beta-angeloyloxylantanolic acid and lantanolic acid. 22 beta-Acetoxylantic acid showed antimicrobial activity against Staphylococcus aureus and Salmonella typhi. This compound and 22 beta-dimethylacryloyloxy lantanolic acid also showed antimutagenic activity.

PMID:
9162177
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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