Isolation and structure of the remarkable human cancer cell growth inhibitors spongistatins 2 and 3 from an eastern Indian Ocean Spongia sp.

George Pettit, Zbigniew Cichacz, Feng Gao, Cherry L. Herald, Michael R. Boyd

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Abstract

A black Spongia sp. In the Porifera class Demospongiae had been found to contain two new and exceptionally potent cell (human cancer) growth inhibitors named spongistatins 2 (1b) and 3 (1c).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1166-1168
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number14
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StatePublished - 1993

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Isolation and structure of the remarkable human cancer cell growth inhibitors spongistatins 2 and 3 from an eastern Indian Ocean Spongia sp. / Pettit, George; Cichacz, Zbigniew; Gao, Feng; Herald, Cherry L.; Boyd, Michael R.

In: Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications, No. 14, 1993, p. 1166-1168.

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