Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 11, Issue 6, pp 775–777 | Cite as

Steroid saponins VIII. The structure of agave saponins C′ and D from the leaves of Agave americana

  • V. A. Bodeiko
  • P. K. Kintya


The complete structures of agave saponins C′ and D have been established: they are a tetraoside and a pentaoside, respectively, of hecogenin.


Xylose Glycoside Galactose Saponin Rhamnose 


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  • V. A. Bodeiko
  • P. K. Kintya

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