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Chemical constituents and biological activities of Garcinia cowa Roxb

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Abstract


  • Garcinia cowa is an abundant source of bioactive phytochemicals. Phytochemical

    investigations of the plant parts indicated that the fruit, twig and stem are the best source of

    secondary metabolites, providing flavonoids, phloroglucinols and xanthones respectively. Seventyeight

    of these compounds have been identified from the plant and several have interesting

    pharmacological activities.

UOW Authors


  •   Ritthiwigrom, Thunwadee (external author)
  •   Laphookhieo, Surat (external author)
  •   Pyne, Stephen

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • Ritthiwigrom, T., Laphookhieo, S. & Pyne, S. G. (2013). Chemical constituents and biological activities of Garcinia cowa Roxb. Maejo International Journal of Science and Technology, 7 (2), 212-231.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2084&context=smhpapers

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/1066

Number Of Pages


  • 19

Start Page


  • 212

End Page


  • 231

Volume


  • 7

Issue


  • 2

Abstract


  • Garcinia cowa is an abundant source of bioactive phytochemicals. Phytochemical

    investigations of the plant parts indicated that the fruit, twig and stem are the best source of

    secondary metabolites, providing flavonoids, phloroglucinols and xanthones respectively. Seventyeight

    of these compounds have been identified from the plant and several have interesting

    pharmacological activities.

UOW Authors


  •   Ritthiwigrom, Thunwadee (external author)
  •   Laphookhieo, Surat (external author)
  •   Pyne, Stephen

Publication Date


  • 2013

Citation


  • Ritthiwigrom, T., Laphookhieo, S. & Pyne, S. G. (2013). Chemical constituents and biological activities of Garcinia cowa Roxb. Maejo International Journal of Science and Technology, 7 (2), 212-231.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2084&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/1066

Number Of Pages


  • 19

Start Page


  • 212

End Page


  • 231

Volume


  • 7

Issue


  • 2