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Experientia

, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 28–29 | Cite as

Milanjilactones A and B, two novel cytotoxic norditerpene dilactones fromPodocarpus milanjianus Rendle

  • J. A. Hembree
  • Ching-jer Chang
  • J. L. McLaughlin
  • J. M. Cassady
Specialia

Summary

Two new cytotoxic norditerpene dilactones, milanjilactones A(3) and B(4) have been isolated from the stem bark ofPodocarpus milanjianus Rendle and characterized, on the basis of spectroscopic evidence, as 1,2-dehydro derivatives of nagilactones F(1) and G(2).

Keywords

Bark Dilactones Stem Bark Spectroscopic Evidence 

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. Hembree
    • 1
  • Ching-jer Chang
    • 1
  • J. L. McLaughlin
    • 1
  • J. M. Cassady
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy and Pharmacal SciencesPurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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