Four new myrsinol diterpenes from Euphorbia prolifera

Jing Xu, Bo Yang, Lingzhi Fang, Shaonan Wang, Yuanqiang Guo, Tohru Yamakuni, Yasushi Ohizumi

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Four new myrsinol diterpenes, euphorbialoids K-N (1-4), have been isolated from the roots of Euphorbia prolifera. Their structures were elucidated on the basis of extensive 1D and 2D NMR (COSY, HMQC, HMBC, and NOESY) and mass (ESI-MS and HR-ESI-MS) spectroscopic data analyses.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)333-338
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Natural Medicines
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Apr


  • Diterpenoids
  • Euphorbia prolifera
  • Euphorbiaceae
  • Myrsinol diterepnes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Organic Chemistry


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