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Molecules 2011, 16(12), 9972-9982; doi:10.3390/molecules16129972
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Isolation of C11 Compounds and a Cyclopropane Fatty Acid from an Okinawan Ascidian, Diplosoma sp.

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Received: 7 November 2011; in revised form: 29 November 2011 / Accepted: 30 November 2011 / Published: 2 December 2011
(This article belongs to the Section Metabolites)
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Abstract: Pentylphenols 1 and 2, cyclopropane fatty acid 3, and cyclopentenones 4 and 5, were isolated from an ascidian, Diplosoma sp. The structures of 1-5 were determined by spectroscopic analysis and/or synthesis. Compound 1 inhibited the division of fertilized sea urchin eggs and compound 4 showed mild cytotoxity against HCT116 cells (human colorectal cancer cell).
Keywords: ascidian; Diplosoma sp.; cytotoxity; NMR ascidian; Diplosoma sp.; cytotoxity; NMR
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Rob, T.; Ogi, T.; Maarisit, W.; Taira, J.; Ueda, K. Isolation of C11 Compounds and a Cyclopropane Fatty Acid from an Okinawan Ascidian, Diplosoma sp.. Molecules 2011, 16, 9972-9982.

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Rob T, Ogi T, Maarisit W, Taira J, Ueda K. Isolation of C11 Compounds and a Cyclopropane Fatty Acid from an Okinawan Ascidian, Diplosoma sp.. Molecules. 2011; 16(12):9972-9982.

Chicago/Turabian Style

Rob, Tamanna; Ogi, Takayuki; Maarisit, Wilmar; Taira, Junsei; Ueda, Katsuhiro. 2011. "Isolation of C11 Compounds and a Cyclopropane Fatty Acid from an Okinawan Ascidian, Diplosoma sp.." Molecules 16, no. 12: 9972-9982.


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