Kumusine, a chloroadenine riboside from a sponge, Theonella sp.

Toshio Ichiba*, Yoichi Nakao, Paul J. Scheuer, Noriko U. Sata, Michelle Kelly-Borges

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A nucleoside, kumusine (1) from an Indonesian sponge Theonella sp. is 2-chloro-9-(5′-deoxy-2′-methyl-β-D-ribofuranosyl)-adeni ne.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3977-3980
Number of pages4
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number23
Publication statusPublished - 1995 Jun 5
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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