, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 27–28 | Cite as

Structure of effusol: A new phenolic constituent fromJuncus effusus

  • J. Bhattacharyya


Effusol, a relatively rare alkylated phenolic 9, 10-dihydrophenanthrene has been isolated fromJuncus effusus. Its structure has been established mainly on the basis of1H and13C-NMR spectra.


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    The author thanks Dr H.P. Benecke, for the1H-NMR, Dr R.H. Bailey for the MS and Miss Patricia Cofer for the collection of the plant material. Thanks are also due to Prof. R.A. Abramovitch, for a generous supply of chemicals and his interest. The use of the facilities of this Department is also gratefully acknowledged.Google Scholar
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Bhattacharyya
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  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and GeologyClemson UniversityClemsonUSA

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