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Medicine Research ›› 2020, Vol. 4 ›› Issue (4): 200019-200019.DOI: 10.21127/yaoyigc20200019

Special Issue: Phytomedicine

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An Update on Chemical Constituents from Nicotiana tabacum L. and Their Bioactivities from 2017 to 2020

Kuo Xu,a Qian Liu,a Lin Ni,b Yong-Mei Du*,a and Zhong-Feng Zhang*,a   

  1. a Tobacco Research Institute of Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Qingdao, Shandong 266101, China
    b Key Laboratory of Biopesticide and Chemical Biology, Ministry of Education, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou, Fujian 350002, China
  • Received:2020-11-13 Revised:2020-12-04 Online:2020-12-20 Published:2020-12-20
  • Contact: zhangzhongfeng@caas.cn (Z. Z), duyongmei@cass.cn (Y. D.)
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Abstract: Nicotiana tabacum L., well known as tobacco, could be not only used for raw materials of producing cigarettes, but also as a folk Chinese herbal medicine. This paper offers a systematic review of newly reported compounds from N. tabacum over the past four years covering the literatures from the beginning of 2017 through the end of 2020 and describes their structural diversities and bioactivities. A total of 46 natural compounds and 42 references were updated and compiles in this review, which may be of interest to pharmacognosists and natural products chemists.


Key words: Nicotiana, tobacco, chemical constituent, bioactivities

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