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Mar. Drugs 2017, 15(1), 12;

Secondary Metabolites from the Marine Sponge Genus Phyllospongia

School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou 310014, China
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
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Academic Editor: Vassilios Roussis
Received: 15 November 2016 / Revised: 23 December 2016 / Accepted: 29 December 2016 / Published: 6 January 2017
(This article belongs to the Collection Bioactive Compounds from Marine Invertebrates)
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Phyllospongia, one of the most common marine sponges in tropical and subtropical oceans, has been shown to be a prolific producer of natural products with a broad spectrum of biological activities. This review for the first time provides a comprehensive overview of secondary metabolites produced by Phyllospongia spp. over the 37 years from 1980 to 2016. View Full-Text
Keywords: marine sponge; Phyllospongia sp.; secondary metabolites; bioactivity marine sponge; Phyllospongia sp.; secondary metabolites; bioactivity

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Zhang, H.; Dong, M.; Wang, H.; Crews, P. Secondary Metabolites from the Marine Sponge Genus Phyllospongia. Mar. Drugs 2017, 15, 12.

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