Archives of Pharmacal Research

, Volume 13, Issue 3, pp 278–281 | Cite as

Lingans from Korean red ginseng

  • Bong Hee Huh
  • Ihn Ran Lee
  • Byung Hoon Han
Original Articles


Two lingans were isolated from hexane-soluble fraction of Korean red ginseng. Their chemical structures were elucidated as gomisin N and gomisin A by spectrometric analysis.


Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer Araliaceae lignan dibenzocyclooctane gomisin N gomisin A 


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© The Pharmaceutical Society of Korea 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bong Hee Huh
    • 2
  • Ihn Ran Lee
    • 2
  • Byung Hoon Han
    • 1
  1. 1.Natural Products Research InstituteSeoul National UniversitySeoul
  2. 2.College of PharmacyEwha Women’s UniversitySeoulKorea

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