Momordicoside

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Momordicoside is any of several related cucurbitane triterpenoid glycosides that can be extracted from the bitter melon vine (Momordica charantia).[1][2][3][4] They include:

Momordicosides A, B, F1, F2 K–N, and S can be extracted from the fruit with methanol.[1][2][4]

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  1. ^ a b c d Toshihiro Akihisa, Naoki Higo, Harukuni Tokuda, Motohiko Ukiya, Hiroyuki Akazawa, Yuichi Tochigi, Yumiko Kimura, Takashi Suzuki, and Hoyoku Nishino (2007), "Cucurbitane-Type Triterpenoids from the Fruits of Momordica charantia and Their Cancer Chemopreventive Effects". Journal of Natural Products, volume 70, pages 1233-1239. doi:10.1021/np068075p
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i Jie-Qing Liu, Jian-Chao Chen, Cui-Fang Wang and Ming-Hua Qiu (2009), "New Cucurbitane Triterpenoids and Steroidal Glycoside from Momordica charantia". Molecules, volume 14, pages 4804-4813 doi:10.3390/molecules14124804
  3. ^ a b c Liva Harinantenaina, Michi Tanaka, Shigeru Takaoka, Munehiro Oda, Orie Mogami, Masayuki Uchida, and Yoshinori Asakawa (2006), "Momordica charantia Constituents and Antidiabetic Screening of the Isolated Major Compounds". Chem. Pharm. Bull. volume 54, issue 7, pages 1017—1021. doi:10.1248/cpb.54.1017
  4. ^ a b c d e Jie‐Qing Liu, Jian‐Chao Chen, Cui‐Fang Wang and Ming‐Hua Qiu (2010), "One new cucurbitane triterpenoid from the fruits of Momordica charantia". European Journal Chemistry, volume 1, issue 4, pages 294‐296 doi:10.5155/eurjchem.1.4.294‐296.131