Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 6, Issue 3, pp 345–346 | Cite as

The structure of ervine

  • V. M. Malikov
  • S. Yu. Yunusov


Results of a comparative study of the NMR and mass spectra of ervine and hydroxyindole-ervine have shown that ervine belongs to the heteroyohimbine alkaloids in which the C/D rings have a trans linkage and the D/E rings a cis linkage and the CH3 group at C19 has the β-axial configuration.


Mass Spectrum Alkaloid Indole HMDS Olefinic Proton 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. M. Malikov
    • 1
  • S. Yu. Yunusov
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of the Chemistry of Plant Substances, AS UzSSRUSSR

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