Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 4, Issue 5, pp 234–236 | Cite as

The cyclohexitol of juniper fruit

  • L. M. Utkin


An amorphous substance isolated from the fruit of the juniperJuniperus foetidissima W. is a mycoinositol derivative, probably an O-methylmycoinositol. This is the second case of the detection of mycoinositol in plants. A number of derivatives of the cyclohexitol have been described.


Lead Acetate Benzidine Regenerate Cellulose Zinc Chloride Benzoyl Chloride 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. M. Utkin
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  1. 1.Ordzhonikidze All-Union Chemical and Pharmaceutical Scientific-Research InstituteUSSR

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