Bioactive natural compounds from Prosopis africana and Abies nobili

Elmezughi, Jamal and Shittu, Hafsat and Clements, Carol and Edrada-Ebel, Ru Angelie and Seidel, Veronique and Gray, Alexander (2013) Bioactive natural compounds from Prosopis africana and Abies nobili. Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science, 3 (3). pp. 40-43. (

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Chromatographic procedures from the aerial parts of Abies nobilis and stem barks of Prosopis africana led to the isolation of two (antimicrobial and cytotoxic) compounds. Their structures were established as 7, 3’, 4’-trihydroxy-3-methoxyflavanone and dehydroabietic acid on the basis of spectroscopic techniques.


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