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  • noun An antiarrhythmic drug originally isolated from the roots of Rauwolfia serpentina.

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After Hakim Ajmal Khan.

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  • [1] References [1] Falkenhagen, H.; Stoeckigt, J.: Enzymic biosynthesis of vomilenine, a key intermediate of the ajmaline pathway, catalyzed by a novel cytochrome P450 - dependent enzyme from plant cell cultures of Rauwolfia serpentina.

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