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1. A bicyclic hydrocarbon, the fundamental structure of tropine, atropine, and other physiologically active substances.
2. In plural form, a class of alkaloids containing the tropane (1) structure.
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3-Oxo-substituted tropane esters: Detection and mass
All parts of the plant contain tropane alkaloids such as atropine and hyoscyamine.
Methyl jasmonate increases de tropane alkaloid scopolamine and reduces natural herbivory in Brugmansia suavolens: is scopolamine responsible for plant resistance?
Angels trumpet Tropane alkaloids Sedative, used to treat asthma.
Role of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria on antioxidant enzyme activities and tropane alkaloid production of Hyoscyamus niger under water deficit stress.
com)-- SGS expands on the publication of Regulation (EU) 2016/239 to amend maximum levels for tropane alkaloids (TA) in certain cereal-based foods for infants and young children.
Differential neuropsychopharmacological influences of naturally occurring tropane alkaloids anisodamine versus scopolamine.
Atropine is the tropane alkaloid isolated from the deadly night shade plant Atropa belladonna, and strychnine is derived from the seeds of the Strychnos nux-vomica tree.
Metabolic engineering of tropane alkaloid biosynthesis in plants.
Effects of cytokinin/auxin combinations on organogenesis, shoot regeneration and tropane alkaloid production in Duboisia myoporoide.