Archives of Pharmacal Research

, Volume 9, Issue 1, pp 11–13 | Cite as

Furoquinoline alkaloids from the leaves ofMelicope confusa

  • Sam Sik Kang
  • Won Sick Woo
Original Articles


In addition to the previous reported furoquinoline alkaloids, skimmianine, kokusaginine and confusameline, a rare furoquinoline alkaloid, heliparvifoline, mp 241-3°, was isolated from the leaves ofMelicope confusa and characterized by spectral data.


Melicope confusa Rutaceae Furoquinoline alkaloid Skimmianine Kokusaginine Confusameline Heliparvifoline 


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© The Pharmaceutical Society of Korea 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sam Sik Kang
    • 1
  • Won Sick Woo
    • 1
  1. 1.Natural Products Research InstituteSeoul National UniversitySeoulKorea

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