1-O-nicotinoyl-β-D-glucopyranose in cultured tobacco cells

Nobuko Ohshima, Hiroshi Nishitani, Shiro Nishikawa, Katsuzumi Okumura, Hiroshi Taguchi

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The structure of a new niacin metabolite in cultured tobacco cells grown in a high concentration of niacin (1 mM) was confirmed to be 1-O- nicotinoyl-β-D-glucopyranose. This glucoside is thought to be one of the detoxification forms of niacin in plants.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1483-1484
Number of pages2
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 01-04-1997
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Plant Science
  • Horticulture

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    Ohshima, N., Nishitani, H., Nishikawa, S., Okumura, K., & Taguchi, H. (1997). 1-O-nicotinoyl-β-D-glucopyranose in cultured tobacco cells. Phytochemistry, 44(8), 1483-1484. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0031-9422(96)00693-0