132,173-Cyclopheophorbide enol, the first porphyrin isolated from a sponge

Peter Karuso*, Patricia R. Bergquist, John S. Buckleton, Richard C. Cambie, George R. Clark, Clifton E F Rickard

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132,173-Cyclopheophorbide enol (1) a non-metalated chlorophyll A derivative has been isolated from Darwinella oxeata (Bergquist) and its structure determined by physical and X-ray measurements.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2177-2178
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes


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