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Chemical structure of bacoside A3

Bacosides are a class of chemical compounds isolated from Bacopa monnieri. Chemically, they are dammarane-type triterpenoid saponins.

There are at least twelve known members of the class.[1]

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  1. ^ Pamita Bhandari; Neeraj Kumar; Bikram Singh; Inderjeet Kaur (2009). "Dammarane triterpenoid saponins from Bacopa monnieri". Canadian Journal of Chemistry. 87 (9): 1230–1234. doi:10.1139/V09-111.