Chien-Chang Shen and co-workers from Hung Kuang University and National Yang-Ming University in Taiwan have reported in the Journal of Natural Products on the isolation of erinacine S, which had increased the expression of an insulin-degrading enzyme in the cerebral cortex.
Archive for the ‘Sesterterpenes’ Category
Posted by naturalproductman on February 2, 2016
Posted by naturalproductman on January 18, 2015
Rabab Mohammed and co-workers from Beni-Suef University in Egypt have reported in Tetrahedron on the isolation of some sesterterpenes from an Egyptian marine sponge.
Posted by naturalproductman on May 10, 2013
Antonio Echavarran and co-workers at ICIQ have reported in ACIE on a synthesis of schisanwilsonene A.
Posted by naturalproductman on May 7, 2013
Asperterpenols A and B were isolated from a mangrove fungus.
Posted by naturalproductman on January 17, 2013
Hideaki Oikawa and co-workers from Hokkaido University have reported in Organic Letters on the isolation of an enzyme that was known to produce some natural products. They expressed and purified the enzyme, incubated the enzyme in the presence of substrates: geranyl diphosphate (GPP) and isopentenyl diphosphate (IPP), and examined the products.