Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 6, Issue 3, pp 312–315 | Cite as

Study of the carbohydrate chains of panaxosides B′ and C, glycosides from the roots ofPanax ginseng

  • N. I. Uvarova
  • N. A. Ferens
  • G. I. Shaposhnikova
  • G. B. Elyakov


It has been found that panaxosides B′ and C are triosides containing two carbohydrate chains, in which the monosaccaride residues are connected by a 1 → 2 bond.

The carbohydrate moiety of panaxoside B′ contains glucose and that of panaxoside C contains glucose and rhamnose (2:1).


Monosaccharide Carbohydrate Moiety CH3I Carbohydrate Chain Methyl Ethyl Ketone 


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© Consultants Bureau 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. I. Uvarova
    • 1
  • N. A. Ferens
    • 1
  • G. I. Shaposhnikova
    • 1
  • G. B. Elyakov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Biologically Active Substances, Far Eastern Division, Siberian Branch, AS USSRUSSR

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