A new oleanane triterpenoid from Gordonia ceylanica

H. M T B Herath*, P. S. Athukoralage, Joanne F. Jamie

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The chemical investigation of the hexane extract of the stem bark of Gordonia ceylanica afforded 3β-acetoxy-11α(2′,3′-epoxyferulyloxy)-olean-13(18)-ene as a new natural product and α-spinasterol for the first time from Gordonia.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)339-344
Number of pages6
JournalNatural Product Letters
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes


  • α-Spinasterol
  • Gordonia ceylanica
  • Oleanane
  • Theaceae
  • Triterpenoid


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