Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 7, Issue 6, pp 706–713 | Cite as

The structure of the sesquiterpene lactone saupirin

  • P. V. Chugunov
  • K. S. Rybalko
  • A. I. Shreter


A new sesquiterpene lactone, saupirin, has been isolated from the epigeal green part ofSaussurea neopulchella Lipsch. andSaussurea pulchella Fisch., and structure (I) has been proposed for it.


Lactone Colorless Crystal Sesquiterpene Lactone Cyclopentanone Activity Grade 


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  • P. V. Chugunov
  • K. S. Rybalko
  • A. I. Shreter

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