NATURAL PRODUCT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ›› 2010, Vol. 23 ›› Issue (6): 1021-1023.

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Chemical Constituents of Shiraia bambusicola

FANG Li-zhen1*, LIU Ji-kai2   

  1. 1School of Pharmacy, Xinxiang Medical College, Henan 453003,China; 2Kunming Institute of Botany, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650204, China
  • Received:2009-08-18 Online:2011-01-10 Published:2011-10-19


Five compounds were isolated from the methanol/chloroform (v:v = 1:1) extract of the dry entity of Shiraia bambusicola by various column chromatography. They were identified as hypocrellin A (1), hypocrellin B (2), hypocrellin C (3), hypocrellin D (4), and macrosphelides A (5) on the basis of spectral data, respectively.

Key words: Shiraia bambusicola, hypocrellin, macrosphelides, chemical constituents, isolation