Bioactive Marine Natural Products - A Review

Meledath, Govindan and Chakraborty, Kajal and Joy, Minju (2018) Bioactive Marine Natural Products - A Review. In: Winter School on “Recent advances in bioactive compounds from marine organisms and development of high value products for health management, ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi.

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    The marine flora and fauna remain largely unexplored. Approximately 71% of the molecular entities listed in the Dictionary of Marine Natural Products have novel molecular structures compared to ~40% of those in the Dictionary of Natural Products. In NCI preclinical cytotoxicity screen, marine organisms show higher incidence of anti-tumor potential: 1% vs. 0.1% for terrestrial organisms. Number of new marine compounds reported each year is increasing >1000 compounds.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Other)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Bioactive Marine Natural Products
    Subjects: Biochemistry > Bioactive compounds
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Biotechnology
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Biotechnology
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Biotechnology
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Biotechnology
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 14 Sep 2018 06:30
    Last Modified: 14 Sep 2018 06:30

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