Next Article in Journal
Discovery and Validation of SIRT2 Inhibitors Based on Tenovin-6: Use of a 1H-NMR Method to Assess Deacetylase Activity
Next Article in Special Issue
New Triterpenes from Maytenus robusta: Structural Elucidation Based on NMR Experimental Data and Theoretical Calculations
Previous Article in Journal
Synthesis and Herbicidal Activity of Substituted Pyrazole Isothiocyanates
Previous Article in Special Issue
A New Saponin from Tea Seed Pomace (Camellia oleifera Abel) and Its Protective Effect on PC12 Cells
Article Menu

Export Article

Open AccessCommunication
Molecules 2012, 17(10), 12197-12205; doi:10.3390/molecules171012197

Bioactive Oleanane, Lupane and Ursane Triterpene Acid Derivatives

1
Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Rua Barão de Geremoabo, s/n, 41810-290, Salvador, BA, Brazil
2
Instituto de Quimica, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Rua Barão de Geremoabo, s/n, 41810-290, Salvador, BA, Brazil
3
Instituto Federal da Bahia, Campus Porto Seguro, Br 367, km 57.5 Fontana I - Porto Seguro, 45810-000, BA, Brazil
4
Núcleo de Pesquisa em Biodiversidade e Biotecnologia – Biotec, Universidade Federal do Piauí, Campus de Parnaíba. 64202-020, Parnaíba, PI, Brazil
5
Departamento de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Km 16 Rodovia Ilhéus-Itabuna 45662-000, Ilhéus, BA, Brazil
*
Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Received: 14 September 2012 / Revised: 9 October 2012 / Accepted: 10 October 2012 / Published: 17 October 2012
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Triterpenes and Triterpenoids)
View Full-Text   |   Download PDF [194 KB, uploaded 18 June 2014]   |  

Abstract

Betulinic, ursolic and oleanolic acids isolated from the aerial parts of Eriope blanchetii (Lamiaceae) were subjected to different esterification reactions, yielding 12 C-3 position ester derivatives. All compounds were identified using spectroscopic techniques, such as IR, 1H-NMR and MS. The derivatives were further investigated for their antioxidant level, Artemia salina lethality and antimicrobial activity. View Full-Text
Keywords: Eriope blanchetii; Lamiaceae; triterpene derivatives; Artemia salina lethality; antimicrobial activity Eriope blanchetii; Lamiaceae; triterpene derivatives; Artemia salina lethality; antimicrobial activity
Figures

This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 3.0).

Scifeed alert for new publications

Never miss any articles matching your research from any publisher
  • Get alerts for new papers matching your research
  • Find out the new papers from selected authors
  • Updated daily for 49'000+ journals and 6000+ publishers
  • Define your Scifeed now

SciFeed Share & Cite This Article

MDPI and ACS Style

Silva, M.L.; David, J.P.; Silva, L.C.R.C.; Santos, R.A.F.; David, J.M.; Lima, L.S.; Reis, P.S.; Fontana, R. Bioactive Oleanane, Lupane and Ursane Triterpene Acid Derivatives. Molecules 2012, 17, 12197-12205.

Show more citation formats Show less citations formats

Related Articles

Article Metrics

Article Access Statistics

1

Comments

[Return to top]

Molecules EISSN 1420-3049 Published by MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland RSS E-Mail Table of Contents Alert
Back to Top