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A New Aporphine Alkaloid from Aconitum carmichaelii

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A new aporphine alkaloid, 6-formyl-1,2,9,10-tetramethoxy-6a,7-dehydroaporphine (1), was isolated from the aerial parts of Aconitum carmichaelii along with two known isoquinoline alkaloids, glaucine (2) and norglaucine hydrochloride (3). The structure of 1 was determined by extensive spectroscopic methods, especially 2D NMR analyses.

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Correspondence to Dong-ying Zhang or Fei Wang.

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Published in Khimiya Prirodnykh Soedinenii, No. 3, May–June, 2017, pp. 426–427.

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Qin, X., Yang, S., Zhao, Y. et al. A New Aporphine Alkaloid from Aconitum carmichaelii . Chem Nat Compd 53, 501–503 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10600-017-2031-2

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  • 6-formyl-1,2,9,10-tetramethoxy-6a,7-dehydroaporphine
  • Aconitum carmichaelii
  • isoquinoline alkaloid