A New Neolignan from Justicia Procumbens

A new neolignan, named (7′S,8′R)-5,3′-dimethoxy-4,4′,9′-trihydroxy-2-8′,9-O-7′-neolignan (1), along with two known compounds, secoisolariciresinol (2) and lariciresinol (3), was isolated from the whole plant of Justicia procumbens L. The structure of 1 was established by spectroscopic methods, and the absolute configuration was determined using circular dichroic (CD) spectra.

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This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 31570343). Weichen Xiong and Yanfang Yang contributed equally to this work.

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Published in Khimiya Prirodnykh Soedinenii, No. 1, January–February, 2020, pp. 49–51.

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Xiong, W., Yang, Y., Xiong, Y. et al. A New Neolignan from Justicia Procumbens. Chem Nat Compd 56, 50–52 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10600-020-02941-3

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  • Justicia procumbens L.
  • lignan
  • neolignan
  • natural products