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Publication Type : Journal Article
Thematic Areas : Biotech
Publisher : Elsevier
Source : Phytochemistry, Elsevier, Volume 22, Number 9, p.1945–1947 (1983)
Campus : Amritapuri
School : School of Biotechnology
Center : Biotechnology, Phytochemistry Labs, Sanitation Biotechnology
Department : biotechnology
Year : 1983
Abstract : Biosynthesis of bakuchiol was examined using phenylalanine and mevalonic acid as substrates. It has been demonstrated that bakuchiol is derived from one phenylpropane (with the loss of one carbon atom) and two isoprenoid (C5) units.
Cite this Research Publication : A. Banerji and Chintalwar, G. J., “Biosynthesis of bakuchiol, a meroterpene from Psoralea corylifolia”, Phytochemistry, vol. 22, pp. 1945–1947, 1983.