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Posted by naturalproductman on April 7, 2016

Ren Xiang Tan and co-workers from Nanjing University have reported in the isolation of a pyrrole alkaloid, curindolizine, from fungi.


OL paper

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Cycloprodigiosin synthesis

Posted by naturalproductman on July 11, 2015

Richmond Sarpong and co-workers have reported in Organic Letters on the synthesis of cyclopropdiogisin. It’s an ACS Editor’s Choice article! Good job!


OL paper

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Posted by naturalproductman on April 19, 2012

Clark Lagarias and co-workers at UC Davis have reported in UC Davis on the study of cyanobacteriochromes, proteins that sense light.


Biochemistry paper

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Tambjamine K

Posted by naturalproductman on April 8, 2010

Margherita Ghavagnin and co-workers from CNR in Italy have recently reported on the isolation of tmbjamine K.  This bis-pyrrole containing compound had an IC50 of 14.6 micromolar activity against HeLa cells.

BMCL paper

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