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Molecules 2013, 18(7), 8257-8263; doi:10.3390/molecules18078257

The Pharmacological Activities of (−)-Anonaine

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School of Medical and Health Sciences, Fooyin University, Kaohsiung 83102, Taiwan
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Received: 13 May 2013 / Revised: 28 June 2013 / Accepted: 3 July 2013 / Published: 12 July 2013
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Alkaloids: Novel Therapeutic Perspectives)
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Several species of Magnoliaceae and Annonaceae are used in Traditional Chinese Medicine. (−)-Anonaine, isolated from several species of Magnoliaceae and Annonaceae, presents antiplasmodial, antibacterial, antifungal, antioxidation, anticancer, antidepression, and vasorelaxant activity. This article provides an overview of the pharmacological functions of (−)-anonaine.
Keywords: (−)-anonaine; magnoliaceae; annonaceae (−)-anonaine; magnoliaceae; annonaceae
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Li, H.-T.; Wu, H.-M.; Chen, H.-L.; Liu, C.-M.; Chen, C.-Y. The Pharmacological Activities of (−)-Anonaine. Molecules 2013, 18, 8257-8263.

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