Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 44, Issue 1, pp 3–5

A new compound: Xyloketal H from mangrove fungus Xylaria sp. from the South China Sea coast

  • Wenqing Yin
  • Yongcheng Lin
  • Zhigang She
  • L. L. P. Vrijmoed
  • E. B. Gareth Jones
Article

Abstract

A new metabolite xyloketal H (1), was isolated from mangrove fungus Xylaria sp. (No.2508) obtained from the South China Sea. By spectroscopic analyses, primarily 2D NMR methods and X-ray diffraction experiments, its structure was elucidated.

Key words

mangrove fungus Xylaria sp xyloketal X-ray structure analysis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wenqing Yin
    • 1
    • 2
  • Yongcheng Lin
    • 2
  • Zhigang She
    • 2
  • L. L. P. Vrijmoed
    • 3
  • E. B. Gareth Jones
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry and Chemical EngineeringGuangxi Normal UniversityGuilin, GuangxiP. R. China
  2. 2.School of Chemistry and Chemical EngineeringZhongshan UniversityGuangzhouP. R. China
  3. 3.Department of Biology and ChemistryCity University of Hong KongHong Kong

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