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Okundoperoxide, a bicyclic cyclofarnesylsesquiterpene endoperoxide from Scleria striatinux with antiplasmodial activity.

Journal of natural products (2009-02-10)
Simon M N Efange, Reto Brun, Sergio Wittlin, Joseph D Connolly, Thomas R Hoye, Thomas McAkam, Felix L Makolo, James A Mbah, Dorian P Nelson, Kennedy D Nyongbela, Clare K Wirmum
ABSTRACT

Okundoperoxide (1) was isolated by bioassay-guided fractionation of extracts from Scleria striatinux (syn. S. striatonux). The compound contains a cyclic endoperoxide structural moiety and possesses moderate antimalarial activity.

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Podophyllotoxin