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Archives of Pharmacal Research

, Volume 11, Issue 3, pp 197–202 | Cite as

Saponins and flavonoid glycosides from yellow sweetclover

  • Sam Sik Kang
  • Young Soon Lee
  • Eun Bang Lee
Original Articles

Abstract

A new saponin, 3-O-[a-L-rhamnopyranosyl(1→2)-β-D-glucopyranosyl(1→2)-β-D-glucuronopyranosyl]soyasapogenol B carboxylate (6) has been isolated from the medicinal plant yellow sweetclover together with azukisaponin II(7), robinin(8), and clovin(9). 7, 8, and9 are reported for the first time from this plant. The new saponin(6) exhibited inhibitory action on leucocyte migration in inflammation.

Keywords

Yellow sweetclover Leguminosae saponin azukisaponin V carboxylate azukisaponin II flavonoid glycoside robinin clovin leucocyte migration inhibitor 

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© The Pharmaceutical Society of Korea 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sam Sik Kang
    • 1
  • Young Soon Lee
    • 1
  • Eun Bang Lee
    • 1
  1. 1.Natural Products Research InstituteSeoul National UniversitySeoulKorea

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