Pyrroloquinoline and pyridoacridine alkaloids from marine sources.

  title={Pyrroloquinoline and pyridoacridine alkaloids from marine sources.},
  author={Qilong Ding and Kelly S Chichak and J. William Lown},
  journal={Current medicinal chemistry},
  volume={6 1},
Marine organisms are a rich source for natural products. Pyrrolo[4,3, 2-de]quinolines and pyrido[4,3,2-mn]acridines are of major interest as metabolites in sponges and ascidians. Many of these compounds have generated interest both as challenging problems for structure elucidation and synthesis as well as for their cytotoxicities. The isolation, structure… CONTINUE READING