A correction was published on 15 January 2009, see Molecules 2009, 14(1), 412-413.

Molecules 2008, 13(12), 3033-3039; doi:10.3390/molecules13123033
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A New Cytotoxic Pregnanone from Calotropis gigantea

Received: 25 September 2008; in revised form: 26 November 2008 / Accepted: 3 December 2008 / Published: 4 December 2008
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Abstract: A new pregnanone, named calotropone (1), was isolated from the EtOH extract of the roots of Calotropis gigantea L. together with a known cardiac glycoside. The structures were elucidated by a study of their physical and spectral data. Compounds 1 and 2 displayed inhibitory effects towards chronic myelogenous leukemia K562 and human gastric cancer SGC-7901 cell lines.
Keywords: Calotropis gigantea L.; Calotropone; Cytotoxicity
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Wang, Z.-N.; Wang, M.-Y.; Mei, W.-L.; Han, Z.; Dai, H.-F. A New Cytotoxic Pregnanone from Calotropis gigantea. Molecules 2008, 13, 3033-3039.

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Wang Z-N, Wang M-Y, Mei W-L, Han Z, Dai H-F. A New Cytotoxic Pregnanone from Calotropis gigantea. Molecules. 2008; 13(12):3033-3039.

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Wang, Zhu-Nian; Wang, Mao-Yuan; Mei, Wen-Li; Han, Zhuang; Dai, Hao-Fu. 2008. "A New Cytotoxic Pregnanone from Calotropis gigantea." Molecules 13, no. 12: 3033-3039.

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