"Non-Taxifolin" Derived Flavonolignans: Phytochemistry and Biology.


Flavonolignans are plant natural products, composed of a flavonoid moiety and a lignan (phenylpropanoid) part. Current literature focuses on flavonolignans formed from taxifolin and coniferyl alcohol as e.g. silybin and its congeners from fruit extract from the purple variety of the milk thistle (Silybum marianum) denoted as "silymarin". This review… (More)