Natural Benzophenones from Clusiaceae Family: Structural Diversity and Biological Activities
Pp. 293-346 (54)
Angela Maria Almeida Lima and Róbson Ricardo Teixeira
It is described in this book chapter structural features of natural
benzophenones and an overview of their various biological activities. These
compounds have been isolated mainly from plant species belonging to the Clusiaceae
family. Biosynthetic processes involved in their formation are also presented.
Benzophenones, Clusiaceae Family, Prenylated benzophenones.
Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Av. P. H. Rolfs, S/N, Viçosa, Minas Gerais State, Brazil