Henry B Mkwananzi

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Three new polyhalogenated monoterpenes, plocoralides A-C (1-3) along with three known compounds (4-6) have been isolated from the organic extract of the red alga P. corallorhiza. Structures of the new compounds were characterized as 4,8-dibromo-1,1-dichloro-3,7-dimethyl-2E,6E-octadiene (1), 4,6-dibromo-1,1-dichloro-3,7-dimethyl-2E,7-octadiene (2) and(More)
Four new halogenated monoterpene aldehydes (1-4) have been isolated from the South African marine red alga Plocamium corallorhiza, along with the known compounds 4,6-dibromo-1,1-dichloro-3,7-dimethyl-2E,7-octadiene (5) and 1,4,8-tribromo-3,7-dichloro-3,7-dimethyl-1E,5E-octadiene (10). The structures of the new compounds were determined by interpretation of(More)
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