Antitumor Agents from jatropha macrorhiza (Euphorbiaceae). II. Isolation and Characterization of Jatrophatrione

Sterling J. Torrance, Richard M. Wiedhopf, Jack R. Cole, Satish K. Arora, Robert B. Bates, William A. Beavers, Robert S. Cutler

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Abstract

As a result of the continuing search for plants having tumor-inhibiting constituents, the chloroform extract of the roots of Jatropha macrorhiza Benth. (Euphorbiaceae)2 was found to possess inhibitory activity toward the P-388 (3PS) lymphocytic leukemia test system.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1855-1857
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Organic Chemistry
Volume41
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 1976

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  • Organic Chemistry

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    Torrance, S. J., Wiedhopf, R. M., Cole, J. R., Arora, S. K., Bates, R. B., Beavers, W. A., & Cutler, R. S. (1976). Antitumor Agents from jatropha macrorhiza (Euphorbiaceae). II. Isolation and Characterization of Jatrophatrione. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 41(10), 1855-1857. https://doi.org/10.1021/jo00872a038