, Volume 24, Issue 11, pp 1091–1091 | Cite as

Chemical investigation of Indian soapnut,Sapindus laurifolius vahl.

  • P. C. Maiti
  • S. Roy
  • A. Roy
Specialia Chimica. Biochimica. Biophysica


Triterpene Chemical Investigation Hederagenin 
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Aus der Fleischschale der Nüsse vonSapindus laurifolius wurden ausser Hederagenin 2 Triterpene isoliert. Das eine wurde als Oleanolsäure identifiziert, und das andere (Sapindic-Säure) erwies sich als Δ12 3Σ,23α-oxido-oleanen-28-säure.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. C. Maiti
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. Roy
    • 1
  • A. Roy
    • 1
  1. 1.Medical Foundation of BuffaloBuffaloUSA
  2. 2.Central Forensic Science LaboratoryCalcutta-14

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