Natural Products from Three Nudibranchs : Nembrotha kubaryana , Hypselodoris infucata and Chromodoris petechialis

@inproceedings{Karuso2002NaturalPF,
  title={Natural Products from Three Nudibranchs : Nembrotha kubaryana , Hypselodoris infucata and Chromodoris petechialis},
  author={Peter Karuso and Paul J. Scheuer},
  year={2002}
}
Nudibranchs are shell-less molluscs that are often brightly colored and seemingly defenseless against predation. However, these beautiful animals usually contain large amounts of diet-derived natural products that help defend them against predation. We have isolated a blue tetrapyrrole from Nembrotha kubaryana, the known nakafuran-8 and -9 from Hypselodoris… CONTINUE READING