Glucoraphasatin: chemistry, occurrence, and biological properties.

Phytochemistry. 2010 Jan;71(1):6-12. Epub 2009 Nov 4.

Montaut S,Barillari J,Iori R, Rollin P.

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Laurentian University, 935 Ramsey Lake Road, Sudbury ON P3E2C6, Canada.



Glucoraphasatin is an atypical glucosinolate mainly found in Raphanus sativus roots and sprouts. This review focuses on the chemistry, the occurrence, and the biological properties of glucoraphasatin. 2009 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.