Abietane diterpenoids from callus cultures of Taxus baccata

Barbara Monacelli, Gabriella Pasqua, Bruno Botta, Vittorio Vinciguerra, Eszter Gacs-Baitz, Gíuliano Delle Monache

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A new compound was isolated from calli of Taxus baccata L. and assigned the structure 3β,11-dihydroxy-12-methoxyabieta-8, 11,13-triene-7-one. Two other metabolites were identified as 3-oxocryptojaponol and taxamairein C, both previously isolated from Taxus mairei.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)764-766
Number of pages3
JournalPlanta Medica
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1 2002


ASJC Scopus subject areas

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

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Monacelli, B., Pasqua, G., Botta, B., Vinciguerra, V., Gacs-Baitz, E., & Delle Monache, G. (2002). Abietane diterpenoids from callus cultures of Taxus baccata. Planta Medica, 68(8), 764-766. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-2002-33802