New 14-hydroxy-taxane and 2α,20-epoxy-11(15→1)abeotaxane from the needles of Taxus canadensis

Qing Wen Shi, Mei Dong, Chang Hong Huo, Xiao Hui Su, Cun Fang Li, Xi Ping Zhang, Yu Fang Wang, Hiromasa Kiyota

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Two new taxanes were isolated from the needles of Taxus canadensis. Their structures were established as 10β,13α-diacetoxytaxa-4(20),11-diene- 5α,9α,14β-triol (1) and 4α,13α-diacetoxy-2α, 20-epoxy-11(15→1)abeotaxa-11,15-diene-5α,7β,9α, 10β-tetraol (2) on the basis of a spectroscopic analysis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1777-1780
Number of pages4
JournalBioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes



  • Diterpenes
  • Taxaceae
  • Taxanes
  • Taxus canadensis
  • Yew

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Bioengineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Chemistry (miscellaneous)
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Food Science

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