Chemistry of Natural Compounds

, Volume 7, Issue 6, pp 714–718 | Cite as

Chemical composition of the oleoresin of the genus picea IV. Structure and absolute configuration of ajanol, a new sesquiterpene diol from Picea ajanensis

  • V. A. Babkin
  • Zh. V. Dubovenko
  • V. A. Pentegova


From the neutral fraction of the oleoresin ofPicea ajanensis Fisch. a new sesquiterpene diol of the selinane type has been isolated which we have called ajanol. It has been established that it is selinane-4α,6α-diol.


Absolute Configuration Cotton Effect Chromium Trioxide Hydroxy Ketone Secondary Hydroxy Group 


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  • V. A. Babkin
  • Zh. V. Dubovenko
  • V. A. Pentegova

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