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Absolute configuration of new bisaboranoids from Yaku-sugi (Cryptomeria japonica) wood


The absolute configuration of bisabolanoids isolated from Yaku-sugi wood were compared with those of dihydrocarvone and dihydrocarveol isomers based on their13C nuclear magnetic resonance data and optical rotations.


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Nagahama, S., Sanetika, T. & Tazaki, M. Absolute configuration of new bisaboranoids from Yaku-sugi (Cryptomeria japonica) wood. J Wood Sci 47, 73–75 (2001).

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Key words

  • Cryptomeria japonica
  • Bisabolanoids
  • 13CNMR of dihydrocarveols