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Larvicidal Activity of (-)-Dihydroguaiaretic Acid Derivatives against Culex pipiens.
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PMID:  21897049     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
The larvicidal activity against Culex pipiens of all stereoisomers of dihydroguaiaretic acid (DGA) and secoisolariciresinol was measured, and these DGAs were found to be potent. Sixteen (-)-DGA derivatives were then newly synthesized to analyze their structure-activity relationship. Two derivatives monohydroxylated at the 3- or 4-position of the 7-phenyl group of DGA induced acute paralytic activity in the mosquitoes. Derivatives with several hydroxyl groups had lower activity than the natural compound, suggesting that hydrophobicity was probably an important factor for their insecticidal activity.
Hisashi Nishiwaki; Ayaka Hasebe; Yuya Kawaguchi; Miki Akamatsu; Yoshihiro Shuto; Satoshi Yamauchi
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Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-9-7
Journal Detail:
Title:  Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1347-6947     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-9-7     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  9205717     Medline TA:  Biosci Biotechnol Biochem     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Faculty of Agriculture, Ehime University.
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