Four New Taxanes from the Roots of Taxus yunnanensis

Hongjie Zhang, Handong Sun*, Yoshio Takeda

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Four new taxoids [1-4] were isolated from the roots of Taxus yunnanensis. Three of the new compounds were analogues of taxuyunnanine C and the fourth was a 2-deacetoxytaxuyunnanine C derivative. The structures were elucidated by spectroscopic methods.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1153-1159
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Natural Products
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 1995

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Organic Chemistry


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