Localization and dynamic change of saikosaponin in root of Bupleurum chinense.


Anatomical, histochemical and phytochemical methods were used to investigate the structure, the localization and content changes of total saikosaponin and saikosaponin-a of the roots of Bupleurum chinense DC. at different developmental stages. Results showed that saikosaponin was mainly distributed in pericycle and primary phloem in the young root; but in… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7909.2008.00668.x


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