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Dollabelane

Posted by naturalproductman on April 12, 2010

Abimael Rodriguez and co-workers from the University of Puerto Rico have recently published in the Journal of Natural Products on some dolabellane structures isolated from some gorgonian octocorals found in the Caribbean Sea.  These diterpenes had 9.5-59.6 micromolar IC50 values against Plasmodium falciparum.

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    JNP paper

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