triterpenoid biosynthetic process

Known as: triterpenoid biosynthesis, triterpenoid anabolism, triterpenoid formation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of triterpenoid compounds, terpenoids with six isoprene units. [GOC:go_curators]
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2012
2012
As a part of an ongoing search for novel antioxidants from the salt marsh plants, bioactivity-isolation and structure… (More)
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2011
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2011
Triterpenoids are a diverse group of secondary metabolites that are associated with a variety of biological activities. Oleanolic… (More)
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2011
2011
The first committed step in triterpenoid biosynthesis is the cyclization of epoxysqualene into various triterpene alcohol isomers… (More)
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2010
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2010
Triterpenoid saponins are a class of plant secondary metabolites with structure derived from the precursor oxidosqualene in which… (More)
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2005
2005
The impact of triterpenoid saponins isolated from soybeans on suppression of colon cancer cell proliferation was evaluated… (More)
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2003
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2003
Saponins are a diverse family of secondary metabolites that are produced by many plant species, particularly dicots. These… (More)
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2001
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2001
More than 25 dammarane-type tetracyclic triterpenoid saponins have been isolated from ginseng, the root and rhizome of Panax… (More)
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2000
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2000
Sambucus nigra (elder) has been documented as a traditional treatment of diabetes. In the present study, an aqueous extract of… (More)
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1999
1999
Triterpenoid saponins are naturally occurring sugar conjugates of triterpenes possessing various biological activities, including… (More)
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1998
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1998
Saponins can be found in more than one hundred plant families and in some marine animals. However, chemical investigation of… (More)
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