Metallic Taste of Natural Compounds and Their Derivatives

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Z. Wimmera,b, L. Opletalc, J. Čopíkovád, J. Moravcováa, K. S. O. Abdulmaneaa, O. Lapčíka, and P. Drašara

a Department of Chemistry of Natural Compounds, Institute of Chemical Technology, b Institute of Experimental Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, c Department of Pharmaceutical Botany and Ecology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Charles University, Hradec Králové, d Department of Carbohydrate Chemistry and Technology, Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague


A review of natural compounds and their derivatives with metallic taste shows the importance of this group of renewable materials. The review contributes to the knowledge of biodiversity of secondary metabolites that can be utilized, among others, in food and pharmaceutical industry.


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