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The seco-iridoid pathway from Catharanthus roseus
The (seco)iridoids and their derivatives, the monoterpenoid indole alkaloids (MIAs), form two large families of plant-derived bioactive compounds with a wide spectrum of high-value pharmacologicalExpand
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Iridoid synthase activity is common among the plant progesterone 5β-reductase family.
Catharanthus roseus, the Madagascar periwinkle, synthesizes bioactive monoterpenoid indole alkaloids, including the anti-cancer drugs vinblastine and vincristine. The monoterpenoid branch of theExpand
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Corrigendum: The seco-iridoid pathway from Catharanthus roseus
Nature Communications 5: Article number: 3606 (2014); Published: 7 April 2014; Updated: 24 June 2014. While this Article was undergoing peer review, Salim et al. (2013), Asada et al. (2013) and SalimExpand
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Iridoid Synthase Activity Is Common among the Plant Progesterone 5β-Reductase Family.
Catharanthus roseus, the Madagascar periwinkle, synthesizes bioactive monoterpenoid indole alkaloids, among which the anti-cancer drugs vinblastine and vincristine. The monoterpenoid branch of theExpand