Novel calcium ionophores: Supramolecular complexation by the hydroxylated-bistetrahydrofuran skeleton of potent antitumor Annonaceous acetogenins

Shigeki Sasaki, Hiroyuki Naito, Katsunori Maruta, Eiji Kawahara, Minoru Maeda

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Abstract

Hydroxylated bistetrahydrofuran derivatives which are structural components of potent antitumor Annonaceous acetogenins have been revealed to form supramolecular complexes with metal cations. In particular, 2b formed 2:1 ligand/metal complex with calcium cation with high selectivity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3337-3340
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Volume35
Issue number20
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 16 1994

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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