Issue 2, 2015

Marine natural products


Covering: 2013. Previous review: Nat. Prod. Rep., 2014, 31, 160–258

This review covers the literature published in 2013 for marine natural products (MNPs), with 982 citations (644 for the period January to December 2013) referring to compounds isolated from marine microorganisms and phytoplankton, green, brown and red algae, sponges, cnidarians, bryozoans, molluscs, tunicates, echinoderms, mangroves and other intertidal plants and microorganisms. The emphasis is on new compounds (1163 for 2013), together with the relevant biological activities, source organisms and country of origin. Reviews, biosynthetic studies, first syntheses, and syntheses that lead to the revision of structures or stereochemistries, have been included.

Graphical abstract: Marine natural products

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Review Article
04 Nov 2014
First published
26 Jan 2015
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Nat. Prod. Rep., 2015,32, 116-211

Marine natural products

J. W. Blunt, B. R. Copp, R. A. Keyzers, M. H. G. Munro and M. R. Prinsep, Nat. Prod. Rep., 2015, 32, 116 DOI: 10.1039/C4NP00144C

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