Prorocentin-4, isolated from a cultured marine dinoflagellate Prorocentrum sp. was possessed of two tetrahydrofuran rings, conjugated dienes, four branched methyl groups, and a ketone moiety. The gross structure was elucidated by spectroscopic studies and the relative stereostructure was determined on the basis of spectral data.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Drug Discovery
- Organic Chemistry