Chemical Constituents of Hedyotis dichotoma and their Biological Activity

Othman, Salwati and Hamzah, Ahmad Sazali and Aimi, Norio and Lajis, Md Nordin (1996) Chemical Constituents of Hedyotis dichotoma and their Biological Activity. Pertanika Journal of Science & Technology, 4 (2). pp. 183-189. ISSN 0128-7680

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Abstract

Two compounds, isovitexin and ursolic acid, were isolated from the aerial parts of Hedyotis dichotoma. Anti-microbial assays indicated that isovitexin was active against fungus and candida. The structures of both compounds were assigned using modern spectroscopic techniques.

Item Type:Article
Keyword:Hedyotis dichotoma, Rubiaceae, isovitexin, ursolic acid, antifungal, anti-candida
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Educational Studies
Publisher:Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
ID Code:3201
Deposited By: Nur Izzati Mohd Zaki
Deposited On:24 Nov 2009 06:39
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