Guanidines pp 383-438 | Cite as

Natural Guanidino Compounds

  • Y. Robin
  • B. Marescau


Guanidine was given this name because it was first isolated from the oxidation products of guanine (Strecker, 1861). This substance and many of the mono-, di- (symmetrical and asymmetrical) and tri-substituted derivatives constitute a large and important family of natural nitrogeneous compounds.


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  • Y. Robin
    • 1
  • B. Marescau
    • 2
  1. 1.Département de Physiologie, Faculté de PharmacieLaboratoire du Métabolisme Minéral des Mammifères (E.P.H.E.)Chatenay-MalabryFrance
  2. 2.Laboratory of NeurochemistryBorn-Bunge Foundation, U.I.A.WilrijkBelgium

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