Human platelet aggregation inhibitors from thyme (Thymus vulgaris L.).

Abstract

Two antiaggregant compounds, thymol (compound 1) and 3,4,3',4'-tetrahydroxy-5,5'-diisopropyl-2,2'-dimethylbiphenyl (compound 2) were isolated from the leaves of thyme (Thymus vulgaris L.). The structures were determined by (1)H-, (13)C-NMR and mass spectra (MS) studies. These compounds inhibited platelet aggregation induced by collagen, ADP, arachidonic… (More)

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@article{Okazaki2002HumanPA, title={Human platelet aggregation inhibitors from thyme (Thymus vulgaris L.).}, author={Kenji Okazaki and Kazuyoshi Kawazoe and Yoshihisa Takaishi}, journal={Phytotherapy research : PTR}, year={2002}, volume={16 4}, pages={398-9} }