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Natural Product Chemistry of Gorgonian Corals of Genus Junceella—Part II
Graduate Institute of Integrated Medicine, College of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung 404, Taiwan
Natural Medicinal Products Research Center and Center for Molecular Medicine, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 404, Taiwan
Institute of Marine Biotechnology, National Dong Hwa University, Pingtung 944, Taiwan
National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Pingtung 944, Taiwan
Uni-President Biotech Co., LTD., No. 31, Gongye 2nd Rd., Annan District, Tainan 709, Taiwan
Department of Life Science and Institute of Biotechnology, National Dong Hwa University, Hualien 974, Taiwan
Department of Sport, Health and Leisure, Cheng Shiu University, Kaohsiung 833, Taiwan
Department of Marine Biotechnology and Resources, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung 804, Taiwan
Division of Marine Biotechnology, Asia-Pacific Ocean Research Center, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung 804, Taiwan
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Received: 10 November 2011; in revised form: 6 December 2011 / Accepted: 15 December 2011 / Published: 19 December 2011
Abstract: The structures, names, bioactivities, and references of 81 new secondary metabolites obtained from gorgonian corals belonging to the genus Junceella are described in this review. All compounds mentioned in this review were obtained from sea whip gorgonian corals Junceella fragilis and Junceella juncea, collected from the tropical and subtropical Indo-Pacific Ocean.
Keywords: Junceella; gorgonian; briarane; Indo-Pacific Ocean; South China Sea
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Wu, Y.-C.; Su, J.-H.; Chou, T.-T.; Cheng, Y.-P.; Weng, C.-F.; Lee, C.-H.; Fang, L.-S.; Wang, W.-H.; Li, J.-J.; Lu, M.-C.; Kuo, J.; Sheu, J.-H.; Sung, P.-J. Natural Product Chemistry of Gorgonian Corals of Genus Junceella—Part II. Mar. Drugs 2011, 9, 2773-2792.
Wu Y-C, Su J-H, Chou T-T, Cheng Y-P, Weng C-F, Lee C-H, Fang L-S, Wang W-H, Li J-J, Lu M-C, Kuo J, Sheu J-H, Sung P-J. Natural Product Chemistry of Gorgonian Corals of Genus Junceella—Part II. Marine Drugs. 2011; 9(12):2773-2792.
Wu, Yang-Chang; Su, Jui-Hsin; Chou, Tai-Ting; Cheng, Yin-Pin; Weng, Ching-Feng; Lee, Chia-Hung; Fang, Lee-Shing; Wang, Wei-Hsien; Li, Jan-Jung; Lu, Mei-Chin; Kuo, Jimmy; Sheu, Jyh-Horng; Sung, Ping-Jyun. 2011. "Natural Product Chemistry of Gorgonian Corals of Genus Junceella—Part II." Mar. Drugs 9, no. 12: 2773-2792.