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A new phenolic glucoside from an Uzbek medicinal plant, Origanum tyttanthum


A new phenolic glucoside was isolated from the aerial parts of Origanum tyttanthum, an Uzbek medicinal plant, together with 12 known compounds. The structure of the new compound was elucidated as 4-O-β-d-glucopyranosylbenzyl-3′-hydroxyl-4′-methoxybenzoate (1) based on the spectral and chemical evidence.

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The authors wish to thank the Cooperative Center of The University of Tokushima for access to the NMR facility.

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Takeda, Y., Tomonari, M., Arimoto, S. et al. A new phenolic glucoside from an Uzbek medicinal plant, Origanum tyttanthum . J Nat Med 62, 71–74 (2008).

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  • Origanum tyttanthum
  • Labiatae
  • Traditional medicine
  • Phenolic glycosides