pentacyclic triterpenoid biosynthetic process

Known as: pentacyclic triterpenoid anabolism, pentacyclic triterpenoid synthesis, pentacyclic triterpenoid biosynthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of pentacyclic triterpenoid compounds, terpenoids with six isoprene units and 5 carbon… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Pentacyclic triterpenes are secondary plant metabolites widespread in fruit peel, leaves and stem bark. In particular the lupane… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The activation of signal transducers and activators of transcription 3 (STAT3) has been linked with the proliferation of a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Extracts of six selected Malaysian plants with a reputation of usefulness in treating diabetes were examined for alpha-amylase… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Propolis is a hive product containing chiefly beeswax and plant-derived substances such as resin and volatile compounds. Propolis… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
3beta-Hydroxy-lup-20(29)-en-28-oic acid (betulinic acid) is a pentacyclic lupane-type triterpene that is widely distributed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Ursolic acid (UA) is a pentacyclic triterpene compound isolated from many types of medicinal plants and is present in human diet… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Ginseng is the root of the perennial herbs of Panax quinquefolium and Panax ginseng which contain a series of tetracyclic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The new synthetic oleanane triterpenoid 2-cyano-3,12-dioxoolean-1,9-dien-28-oic acid (CDDO) is a potent, multifunctional molecule… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Beta-amyrin, a typical pentacyclic triterpene having an oleanane skeleton, is one of the most commonly occuring triterpenes in… (More)
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