, 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


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).


Bark Dilactones Stem Bark Spectroscopic Evidence 


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© 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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