The Biological Activities of Troponoids and Their Use in Agriculture A Review

@article{Saniewski2014TheBA,
  title={The Biological Activities of Troponoids and Their Use in Agriculture A Review},
  author={M. Saniewski and M. Horbowicz and S. Kanlayanarat},
  journal={Journal of Horticultural Research},
  year={2014},
  volume={22},
  pages={19 - 5}
}
  • M. Saniewski, M. Horbowicz, S. Kanlayanarat
  • Published 2014
  • Biology
  • Journal of Horticultural Research
  • Abstract Chemical compounds containing the tropone structure (2,4,6-cycloheptatrien-1-one), in their molecule, called troponoids, characterized by a seven-membered ring, are distributed in some plants, bacteria and fungi, although they are relatively rare. ß-Thujaplicin (2-hydroxy-4-isopropyl-2,4,6-cycloheptatrien-1-one), also known as hinokitiol, is a natural compound found in several plants of the Cupressaceae family. Besides hinokitiol, related compounds were identified in Cupressaceae trees… CONTINUE READING
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