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Synonyms for alkanet
perennial or biennial herb cultivated for its delicate usually blue flowers
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S, R enantiomer of Alkannins
, are lipophilic red pigments commonly known as isohexenylnaphthazarins.
Its dye is obtained from the extracts of dried roots that contain several naphthoquinone derivatives but chief of them are alkannin
Shikonin (R-configuration) is an enantiomer of alkannin
(S-configuration), which is found mainly in roots of the plant Alkanna tinctoria in Europe.
Effect of jasmonates and exogenous polysaccharides on production of alkannin
pigments in suspension cultures of Alkanna tinctoria.
The antibacterial activity of the natural naphthoquinone products alkannin
and shikonin and their derivatives has been investigated (Riffel 2002).