Imperatorin–pharmacological meaning and analytical clues: profound investigation

  title={Imperatorin–pharmacological meaning and analytical clues: profound investigation},
  author={Ewelina Kozioł and Krystyna Skalicka-Woźniak},
  booktitle={Phytochemistry Reviews},
Imperatorin, a furanocoumarin derivative, has many documented pharmacological properties which make it a candidate for possible drug development. In this review, the activity on the central nervous system, the anticancer and antiviral properties and the influence on the cardiovascular system are described. The aim of this review is also to present an overview of the techniques used for the analysis, isolation, and separation of imperatorin from plant material from the practical perspective.