Bioactive steroidal alkaloid glycosides from Solanum aculeastrum.

@article{Wanyonyi2002BioactiveSA,
  title={Bioactive steroidal alkaloid glycosides from Solanum aculeastrum.},
  author={Alphonse W Wanyonyi and Sumesh C. Chhabra and Gerald M. Mkoji and Udo Eilert and Wilson M Njue},
  journal={Phytochemistry},
  year={2002},
  volume={59 1},
  pages={79-84}
}
Solanum aculeastrum Dunal was investigated for the presence of molluscicidal compounds. This led to the isolation of solaculine A, from the root bark in addition to known steroidal alkaloids; solamargine and beta-solamarine from the berries. The structures were elucidated by spectroscopic techniques. Molluscicidal activity of the aqueous extracts of the berries and root bark, and the isolated compounds were investigated. 

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
12 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…