Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 37–38 | Cite as

The structure of mogoltavin, a coumarin from the roots of Peucedanum mogoltavicum

  • G. K. Nikonov


On the basis of NMR and mass spectra, hydrolysis products, and acetylation, it has been established that the coumarin mogoltavin is the ether of umbelliferone and 6-acetoxy-7-hydroxy-2,5,5,8a-tetramethyl-Δ2-octahydro-1-naphthylmethanol (the natural 6-O-acetate of mogoltin).


Coumarin Sulfanilamide Caustic Soda Sodium Carbonate Solution Umbelliferone 

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    G. K. Nikonov and V. B. Kuvaev, Zh. Obshch. Khim.,34, No. 3, 1020 (1964).Google Scholar

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© Consultants Bureau, a division of Plenum Publishing Corporation 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. K. Nikonov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of the Chemistry of Plant SubstancesAcademy of Sciences of the Uzbek SSSRRussia

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