Two new quinone-methides from cassine balae: Revised structure of balaenonol

H. Chandrasiri Fernando, A. A.Leslie Gunatilaka, Vijaya Kumar, Gamini Weeratunga, Yasuhiro Tezuka, Tohru Kikuchi

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Abstract

The structure of balaenol, a new quinone-methide triterpene isolated from Cassine balae has been deduced as 1 and the structure of the previously isolated balaenonol has been revised as 2 from their spectral data including 2-D heteronuclear 1H13C shift correlated NMR spectra and n.O.e studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)387-390
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume29
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1988
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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