Revista Brasileira de Ciências Farmacêuticas
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SCHINOR, Elisandra Cristina and DIAS, Diones Aparecida. Constituents of Moquinia kingii. Rev. Bras. Cienc. Farm. [online]. 2005, vol.41, n.1, pp. 63-66. ISSN 1516-9332. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1516-93322005000100006.
Extraction of the constituents of total plant (aerial parts and roots) of Moquinia kingii afforded three flavonoids described for the first time in the tribe Moquinieae. In addition sesquiterpene lactone and triterpenes were isolated. Structures were established by spectroscopic studies.
Keywords : Moquinia kingii; Asteraceae; Sesquiterpene lactone; Flavonoids.