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Menelloides C and D, New Sesquiterpenoids from the Gorgonian Coral Menella sp.

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Institute of Marine Biotechnology, National Dong Hwa University, Pingtung 944, Taiwan
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National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Pingtung 944, Taiwan
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Division of Marine Biotechnology, Asia-Pacific Ocean Research Center, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung 804, Taiwan
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Graduate Institute of Natural Products, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
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Department of Marine Biotechnology and Resources, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung 804, Taiwan
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Graduate Institute of Integrated Medicine, College of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung 404, Taiwan
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Natural Medicinal Products Research Center and Center for Molecular Medicine, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 404, Taiwan
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Department of Life Science and Institute of Biotechnology, National Dong Hwa University, Hualien 974, Taiwan
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Mar. Drugs 2011, 9(9), 1534-1542; https://doi.org/10.3390/md9091534
Received: 20 July 2011 / Revised: 22 August 2011 / Accepted: 5 September 2011 / Published: 14 September 2011
Two new metabolites, including a lindenane-type sesquiterpenoid, menelloide C (1), and a germacrane-type sesquiterpenoid, menelloide D (2), were isolated from a Formosan gorgonian coral identified as Menella sp. The structures of 1 and 2 were established by spectroscopic methods and 2 displayed a weak inhibitory effect on the release of elastase by human neutrophils. View Full-Text
Keywords: menelloide; lindenane; germacrane; sesquiterpenoid; Menella; elastase menelloide; lindenane; germacrane; sesquiterpenoid; Menella; elastase
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Kao, S.-Y.; Su, J.-H.; Hwang, T.-L.; Sheu, J.-H.; Wen, Z.-H.; Wu, Y.-C.; Sung, P.-J. Menelloides C and D, New Sesquiterpenoids from the Gorgonian Coral Menella sp. Mar. Drugs 2011, 9, 1534-1542. https://doi.org/10.3390/md9091534

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Kao S-Y, Su J-H, Hwang T-L, Sheu J-H, Wen Z-H, Wu Y-C, Sung P-J. Menelloides C and D, New Sesquiterpenoids from the Gorgonian Coral Menella sp. Marine Drugs. 2011; 9(9):1534-1542. https://doi.org/10.3390/md9091534

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Kao, Shih-Yao, Jui-Hsin Su, Tsong-Long Hwang, Jyh-Horng Sheu, Zhi-Hong Wen, Yang-Chang Wu, and Ping-Jyun Sung. 2011. "Menelloides C and D, New Sesquiterpenoids from the Gorgonian Coral Menella sp." Marine Drugs 9, no. 9: 1534-1542. https://doi.org/10.3390/md9091534

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