Summary: A plant genus of the family RUBIACEAE. Members produce YOHIMBINE.
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- Raman V, Avula B, Galal A, Wang Y, Khan I. Microscopic and UPLC-UV-MS analyses of authentic and commercial yohimbe (Pausinystalia johimbe) bark samples. J Nat Med. 2013;67:42-50 pubmed publisherYohimbine is the major alkaloid found in the stem bark of yohimbe, Pausinystalia johimbe (Rubiaceae), an evergreen tree native to Africa...