cyclitol


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cyclitol

[′sī·klə‚tȯl]
(organic chemistry)
A cycloalkane that contains one hydroxyl group on each of three or more of the atoms constituting the ring.
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Shikimic acid, commonly known as its anionic form shikimate, is a cyclohexene, a cyclitol and a cyclohexanecarboxylic acid.
Quinic acid (2) is a cyclitol present in a variety of plant species found in the human diet, such as cabbage (Brassica oleracea L.
Bioassay-directed fractionation of EHS following by inhibition of 12-0-tetradecanoyl-13-acetate (TPA)-mediated NF-[kappa]B activation led to the isolation of the cyclitols quinic acid (1) (85.
This report describes the evaluation of their potential chemopreventive activity, along with other cyclitols.
L-( +)-Bornesitol (1) is a methyl myoinositol derivative belonging to the class of natural products named carbasugars or cyclitols (Endringer et al.
The reviewed data show that cyclitols are promising bioactive compounds, with ample physiologic acceptance.
1) is a plant derived cyclitol (Clark, 1936; Lemos et al.
Cyclitols as cryoprotectants for spinach and chickpea thylakoids.