Betulin-Betulinic Acid Natural Product Based Analogs as Anti-Cancer Agents

Author(s): Subash C. Jonnalagadda, Michael A. Corsello, Christopher E. Sleet

Journal Name: Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry
(Formerly Current Medicinal Chemistry - Anti-Cancer Agents)

Volume 13 , Issue 10 , 2013

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Herein we describe a brief account of betulin and betulinic acid: two natural products isolated from birch bark, their chemical modifications and further biological/medicinal applications.

Keywords: Natural products, terpenes, lupanes, triterpenoids, birch bark, betulin, betulinic acid, anti-cancer agents.

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Year: 2013
Page: [1477 - 1499]
Pages: 23
DOI: 10.2174/18715230113129990094
Price: $65

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