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Triterpenes

Known as: Triterpenes [Chemical/Ingredient], triterpene 
 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Pentacyclic triterpenes are secondary plant metabolites widespread in fruit peel, leaves and stem bark. In particular the lupane… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Plants produce a wealth of terpenoids, many of which have been the tools of healers and chiefs for millennia. Recent research has… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Interest in the use of traditional medicines for cancer prevention and treatment is increasing. In vitro, in vivo, and clinical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Glycosylation is a ubiquitous reaction controlling the bioactivity and storage of plant natural products. Glycosylation of small… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The biosynthesis of triterpene saponins is poorly characterized in spite of the importance of these glycosylated secondary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Roots of Panax ginseng, one of the most famous medicinal plants, contain various phytosterols and bioactive triterpene saponins… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Pentacyclic triterpenes are produced by arrangement of squalene epoxide. These compounds are extremely common and are found in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The mechanisms by which triterpene cyclases transform olefins into complex and biologically important polycyclic products have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Eleven tabular and nine ligulate flowers from 15 species of Compositae plants were investigated for their triterpene alcohol… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
As a result of bioassay–guided fractionation, betulinic acid, a pentacyclic triterpene, was identified as a melanoma–specific… Expand
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