Potent Insulin Secretagogue from Scoparia dulcis Linn of Nepalese Origin.

@article{Sharma2015PotentIS,
  title={Potent Insulin Secretagogue from Scoparia dulcis Linn of Nepalese Origin.},
  author={Khaga Raj Sharma and Achyut Raj Adhikari and Rahman Md Hafizur and Abdul Hameed and Sayed Ali Raza and Surya Kant Kalauni and Jun-Ichi Miyazaki and Mohammad Iqbal Choudhary},
  journal={Phytotherapy research : PTR},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 10},
  pages={1672-5}
}
Ethno-botanical inspired isolation from plant Scoparia dulcis Linn. (Sweet Broomweed) yielded six compounds, coixol (1), glutinol (2), glutinone (3), friedelin (4), betulinic acid (5), and tetratriacontan-1-ol (6). There structures were identified using mass and 1D- and 2D-NMR spectroscopy techniques. Compounds 1-6 were evaluated for their insulin secretory… CONTINUE READING