TITLE

Alkaloids from Marine Ascidians

AUTHOR(S)
Menna, Marialuisa; Fattorusso, Ernesto; Imperatore, Concetta
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Molecules;Oct2011, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p8694
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
About 300 alkaloid structures isolated from marine ascidians are discussed in term of their occurrence, structural type and reported pharmacological activity. Some major groups (e.g., the lamellarins and the ecteinascidins) are discussed in detail, highlighting their potential as therapeutic agents for the treatment of cancer or viral infections.
ACCESSION #
68633664

 

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