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Gukulenin

Posted by naturalproductman on March 19, 2010

Jung-Rae Rho and co-workers from Kunsan have recently isolated gukulenins A and B from the Korean marine sponge Phorbas gukulensis.  The tetraterpenoid gukulenin A had a cytotoxic IC50 value of 57 nM against FaDu human pharynx cancer cell lines.

gukulenin

JNP paper

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