Next Article in Journal
Structure and Catalytic Properties of Carboxylesterase Isozymes Involved in Metabolic Activation of Prodrugs
Next Article in Special Issue
New Cleft-like Molecules and Macrocycles from Phosphonate Substituted Spirobisindanol
Previous Article in Journal
Novel Prodrugs for Targeting Diagnostic and Therapeutic Radionuclides to Solid Tumors
Previous Article in Special Issue
A Facile Route to Diastereomeric Phosphorus Ylides. Chemoselective Synthesis of Dialkyl (E)-2-[1-(2-Oxocyclopentylidene)ethyl]-2-butenedioates
Molecules 2008, 13(2), 405-411; doi:10.3390/molecules13020405
Article

Spirowallichiione: A Rearranged Multiflorane from Euphorbia wallichii Hook F. (Euphorbiaceae)

1,* , 1 and 1
1 H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi, Karachi-75270, Pakistan 2 Department of Chemistry, Baghdad-ul-Jadeed Campus, The Islamia University Bahawalpur, Pakistan
* Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Received: 11 January 2008 / Revised: 4 February 2008 / Accepted: 4 February 2008 / Published: 18 February 2008
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Spiro Compounds)
Download PDF [73 KB, uploaded 18 June 2014]

Abstract

Euphorbia wallichii of the family Euphorbiaceae yielded a new rearrangedpentacyclic triterpene of the multiflorane class which we have named spirowallichiione.The structure of this natural spirocompound was elucidated with the aid of modernspectroscopic techniques, including 2D-NMR.
Keywords: Euphorbia wallichii; Euphorbiaceae; rearranged multiflorane; spirowallichiione; characterization Euphorbia wallichii; Euphorbiaceae; rearranged multiflorane; spirowallichiione; characterization
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Share & Cite This Article

Further Mendeley | CiteULike
Export to BibTeX |
EndNote
MDPI and ACS Style

Ali, M.S.; Ahmed, S.; Saleem, M. Spirowallichiione: A Rearranged Multiflorane from Euphorbia wallichii Hook F. (Euphorbiaceae). Molecules 2008, 13, 405-411.

View more citation formats

Related Articles

Article Metrics

For more information on the journal, click here

Comments

Cited By

[Return to top]
Molecules EISSN 1420-3049 Published by MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland RSS E-Mail Table of Contents Alert