Determination of some bioactive chemical constituents from Thesium humile Vahl

Thesium humile Vahl is a small herb which parasitizes cereal cultures. It is considered toxic to small ruminants. Our previous research indicated that this plant contains alkaloids in its aqueous extract. One of these alkaloids was identified as the 1hydroxymethylpyrrolizidine. The present study deals with the identification of other bioactive chemical… (More)