brucine


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a bitter alkaloid poison resembling strychnine and extracted from nux vomica

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Brucine, an effective natural compound derived from nux-vomica, induces G1 phase arrest and apoptosis in LoVo cells.
The application of a series of chromatographic techniques (HPLC-DAD, LC-MS/MS, and GC-MS) led to the successful detection of antioxidant purine alkaloids (caffeine, theobromine, and theophylline) and indole alkaloids (harmine, harmane, harmol, yohimbine, brucine, and strychnine) in Andrographis paniculata and in dietary supplements containing this plant.
Nitrate was determined by brucine sulfate to give yellow color at 410nm.
Many nitrogen containing compounds including quinoline, aniline, brucine, and strychnine have shown good corrosion inhibition for zinc in acidic medium.
nux vomica, 80% of which are strychnine and brucine, as well as their derivatives such as brucine N-oxide or isostrychnine (Cai et al.