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Chemical Glaucarubin

Name Glaucarubin
CAS Type 1 Name Picras-3-en-16-one, 11,20-epoxy-1,2,11,12-tetrahydroxy-15-(2-hydroxy-2-methyl-1-oxobutoxy)-, (1beta,2alpha,11beta,12alpha,15beta(S))-
Equivalent Term Kirondrin
CAS Registry Number 1448-23-3
Definition (1 beta,2 alpha,11 beta,12 alpha,15 beta(S))-11,20-Epoxy-1,2,11,12-tetrahydroxy-15-(2-hydroxy-2-methyl-1-oxobutoxy)picras-3-en-16-one. A quassinoid (Simaroubolide) from Simaruba glauca, a tropical shrub. It has been used as an antiamebic agent and is found to be cytotoxic. It may be of use in cancer chemotherapy.
Structure Glaucarubin
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D005900
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1. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Terpenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Triterpenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Quassins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Glaucarubin
2. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pyrans Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Glaucarubin

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Glaucarubin
  13,18-dehydroglaucarubinone
  glaucarubinone
  glaucarubolone