Dactyloidin, a new diaryl nonanoid from Myristica dactyloides

H. M T B Herath, A. M A Priyadarshani, Joanne Jamie

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    Hot dichloromethane extract of the root bark of Myristica dactyloides afforded a novel compound, dactyloidin of structural type completely different from previously reported compounds from the Myristicaceae family.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)91-95
    Number of pages5
    JournalNatural Product Letters
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 1998


    • Acetyldactyloidin
    • Biosynthesis
    • Dactyloidin
    • Methyldactyloidin
    • Myristica dactyloides
    • Myristicaceae


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