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A novel group of maytansinoid compounds has been discovered in the seed tissue of Trewia nudiflora. They are represented by the general formula ##STR1## and are all characterized by a distinguishing methoxy group on the C-15 carbon. These isolates have proven to be effective in causing the remission of one or more types of malignancies.

Title
Chemotherapeutically active maytansinoids from Trewia nudiflora
Application Number
6/228853
Publication Number
4313946
Application Date
January 27, 1981
Publication Date
February 2, 1982
Inventor
Cecil R Smith Jr
Dunlap
IL, US
Richard G Powell
Peoria
IL, US
Agent
Curtis P Ribando
David G McConnell
M Howard Silverstein
Assignee
The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture
DC, US
IPC
C07D 498/18
A61K 31/535
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