Sapriolactone, a cytotoxic norditerpene from Salvia prionitis

Lin Long-ze, Xiao-Ming Wang, Huang Xiu-Lan, Huang Yong, Geoffrey A. Cordell

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Abstract

From the roots of Salvia prionitis a new norditerpene, sapriolactone was isolated and its structure elucidated on the basis of its 1H NMR spectrum and NOE experiments. Sapriolactone showed cytotoxic activity against both P388 and KB cells in vitro.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3542-3543
Number of pages2
JournalPhytochemistry
Volume28
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • cytotoxicity.
  • diterpenoid
  • Labiateae
  • Salvia prionitis
  • sapriolactone

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Plant Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Drug Discovery

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