Xanthones from pericarp of garcinia mangostana l. / Asraf Hafizi Ismail

Ismail, Asraf Hafizi (2020) Xanthones from pericarp of garcinia mangostana l. / Asraf Hafizi Ismail. [Student Project] (Unpublished)


The research was conducted on pericarp of G. mangostana L. which belong to the family Clusiaceae, this species is abundant and usually found in the region of Southest Asia and its parts of tree is well-known use as traditional medicine. The genus of this species contains many of medicinal benefit such as anti-cancer, antimicrobial and anti-imflammatory. Extraction and isolation were carried and successfully by using chromatographic and spectroscopic technique respectively. A hexane extract of G. mangostana from pericarp contains many of xanthones compounds and two xanthones had being identified and elucidated their structure, it is a α-mangostin (16) and β-mangostin (17). These compound were elucidated on the basis of IR, UV and NMR spectroscopic data, and eluviation data with previous work.


Item Type: Student Project
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Ismail, Asraf Hafizi
Subjects: Q Science > QD Chemistry > Extraction (Chemistry)
S Agriculture > SB Plant culture > Medicinal plants (Culture only)
S Agriculture > SB Plant culture > Fruit trees
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Pahang > Jengka Campus > Faculty of Applied Sciences
Programme: Bachelor of Science (HONS.) Chemistry
Keywords: Medicinal, Traditional medicine, G. mangostana L.
Date: 2020
URI: https://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/55758
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