ISSN print edition: 0366-6352
ISSN electronic edition: 1336-9075
Registr. No.: MK SR 9/7
Isolation and identification of anthraquinones of Caloplaca cerina and Cassia tora
I. Manojlović, G. Bogdanović-Dusanović, W. Gritsanapan, and N. Manojlović
Faculty of Science, University of Kragujevac, 34000 Kragujevac, Serbia
Received: 3 April 2006 Revised: 20 June 2006 Accepted: 27 June 2006
Abstract: Five hydroxyanthraquinone derivatives physcion, emodin, fallacinal, teloschistin, and 1,3-dimethoxy-8-hydroxy-6-methyl-9,10-anthraquinone were isolated from the lichen Caloplaca cerina growing in Serbia. Three anthraquinone derivatives, namely physcion, emodin, and rhein were isolated and identified from the Thai medicinal plant Cassia tora.
Keywords: anthraquinones - Caloplaca cerina - Cassia tora - isolation - identification
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Chemical Papers 60 (6) 466–468 (2006)