Jung-Hsuan Chen et al.
Organic letters, 14(17), 4531-4533 (2012-08-24)
Total syntheses of (±)-securinine and (±)-allosecurinine that employ a tandem rhodium carbenoid-initiated Claisen/α-ketol rearrangement sequence as a key step are described.
Wei Yuan et al.
Natural product research, 21(3), 234-242 (2007-03-17)
Investigations on callus cultures of Securinega suffruticosa indicated that the cell line of S. suffruticosa callus was able to accumulate four known Securinega alkaloids with dextro rotation but not levo rotation as reported before: virosecurinine (1), viroallosecurinine (2), 14,15-dihydrovirosecurinine (3)...
D Raj et al.
Fitoterapia, 79(6), 419-427 (2008-06-07)
This review gives an account of the current knowledge on the chemical constituents, biological activity and pharmacological properties of Securinega suffruticosa. A wide range of chemical compounds have been isolated, mainly alkaloids, flavonoids, tannins and lipids. From the pharmacological point...
Kalpana Gupta et al.
PloS one, 6(6), e21203-e21203 (2011-07-07)
As the defining feature of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) is a maturation arrest, a highly desirable therapeutic strategy is to induce leukemic cell maturation. This therapeutic strategy has the potential of avoiding the significant side effects that occur with the...
Matt Shipman et al.
PloS one, 7(9), e41278-e41278 (2012-10-03)
Securinine, a GABA(A) receptor antagonist, has been reported to enhance monocyte cell killing of Coxiella burnetii without obvious adverse effects in vivo. We employed multiplex 2D gel electrophoresis using Zdyes, a new generation of covalently linked fluorescent differential protein detection...