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Cytotoxic natural products from Formosan plants and marine organisms.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15180578     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Cytotoxic natural products isolated from Formosan plants and marine organisms till December, 2002, by local scientists or Taiwanese researchers have been reviewed. A total of about 200 compounds belonging to six types of chemical structures are listed or/and described in this article. Several compounds with special or selective activity have been described in more details. Some structure-activity relationships for the compounds of the same skeleton are drawn to clarify the possible pharmacophores.
Authors:
Shoei-Sheng Lee; Wen-Liang Chang
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current medicinal chemistry     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0929-8673     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr. Med. Chem.     Publication Date:  2004 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-06-07     Completed Date:  2005-03-17     Revised Date:  2007-02-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9440157     Medline TA:  Curr Med Chem     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1461-77     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
School of Pharmacy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei 100, Taiwan, Republic of China. shoeilee@ha.mc.ntu.edu.tw
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Biological Products / chemistry*,  isolation & purification,  pharmacology
Cell Line
Cytotoxins / chemistry*,  isolation & purification,  pharmacology
Marine Biology*
Molecular Structure
Plants, Medicinal / chemistry*,  classification
Structure-Activity Relationship
Taiwan
Time Factors
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Biological Products; 0/Cytotoxins

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