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Mar. Drugs 2012, 10(5), 1037-1043; doi:10.3390/md10051037
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Antibacterial Secondary Metabolites from the Cave Sponge Xestospongia sp.

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Received: 5 March 2012; in revised form: 24 April 2012 / Accepted: 1 May 2012 / Published: 7 May 2012
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Marine Anti-infective Agents)
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Abstract: Chemical investigation of the cave sponge Xestospongia sp. resulted in the isolation of three new polyacetylenic long chain compounds along with two known metabolites. The structures of the new metabolites were established by NMR and MS analyses. The antibacterial activity of the new metabolites was also evaluated.
Keywords: Xestospongia; polyacetylenes; antibacterial activity Xestospongia; polyacetylenes; antibacterial activity
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Ankisetty, S.; Slattery, M. Antibacterial Secondary Metabolites from the Cave Sponge Xestospongia sp.. Mar. Drugs 2012, 10, 1037-1043.

AMA Style

Ankisetty S, Slattery M. Antibacterial Secondary Metabolites from the Cave Sponge Xestospongia sp.. Marine Drugs. 2012; 10(5):1037-1043.

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Ankisetty, Sridevi; Slattery, Marc. 2012. "Antibacterial Secondary Metabolites from the Cave Sponge Xestospongia sp.." Mar. Drugs 10, no. 5: 1037-1043.


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