Experientia

, Volume 33, Issue 10, pp 1268–1268 | Cite as

Na-demethyl-purpeline and Na-demethyl-dihydropurpeline, new alkaloids fromRauwolfia cumminsii stapf

  • M. M. Iwu
  • W. E. Court
Specialia Chimica, Biochimica

Summary

Na-demethyl-purpeline and Na-demethyl-dihydropurpeline, new indole alkaloids, were isolated from the stem bark of Rauwolfia cumminsii Stapf. Dihydroindole alkaloids have not previously been reported as occurring in this species.

Keywords

Alkaloid Indole Bark Stem Bark Indole Alkaloid 

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. M. Iwu
    • 1
  • W. E. Court
    • 1
  1. 1.Postgraduate School of Studies in PharmacyUniversity of BradfordBradfordEngland

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