Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 287–288 | Cite as

The question of the content of arctiin in the seeds of Arctium leiospermum

  • L. D. Yakhontova
  • P. N. Kibal'chich


It has been established that the arctin isolated from the seeds ofArctium leiospermum and described earlier as a sesquiterpene lactone is actually the known lignane glucoside arctiin.


CD3OD Methyl Ether Lignane Sesquiterpene Lactone Potassium Permanganate 

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  • L. D. Yakhontova
  • P. N. Kibal'chich

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