Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 51, Issue 4, pp 736–738 | Cite as

Cinnapine, a New Pyridine Alkaloid from Cinnamomum Philippinense

  • Chiu-Li Kao
  • Chung-Lung Cho
  • Hui-Ming Wu
  • Cheng-Tsung Huang
  • Wei-Jen Li
  • Cheng-Ta Li
  • Hsing-Tan Li
  • Chien-Liang Lin
  • Chung-Yi Chen

Cinnapine (1), a new pyridine alkaloid, has been isolated from the roots of Cinnamomum philippinense (Lauraceae). The structure was characterized and identified by spectral analysis.


Cinnamomum philippinense Lauraceae cinnapine pyridine 



This investigation was supported by a grant from the Fooyin University.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Biological SciencesNational Sun Yat-sen UniversityKaohsiungTaiwan
  2. 2.Tzu Hui Institute of TechnologyPingtung CountyTaiwan
  3. 3.School of Medical and Health SciencesFooyin UniversityKaohsiungTaiwan
  4. 4.St. Joseph Hospital Dental DepartmentKaohsiungTaiwan
  5. 5.Department of Medical Education and ResearchYuan’s General HospitalKaohsiungTaiwan

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