The stem barks of the plant Hymenocardia acida Tul. (Hymenocardiaceae) has yielded five triterpenoids which were identified by spectroscopic methods as friedelan-3-one, betulinic acid, lupeol, β-sitosterol, stigmasterol and the fatty acid, oleic acid. These compounds are being reported for this plant material for the first time.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||International Journal of Physical Sciences|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 2008|
- hymenocardia acida
- betulinic acid
- oleic acid