Structure-activity relationship study of glaziovianin A against cell cycle progression and spindle formation of HeLa S3 cells

Akiyuki Ikedo, Ichiro Hayakawa, Takeo Usui, Sayaka Kazami, Hiroyuki Osada, Hideo Kigoshi

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Various derivatives of glaziovianin A, an antitumor isoflavone, were synthesized, and the cytotoxicity of each against HeLa S3 cells was investigated. Compared to glaziovianin A, the O7-allyl derivative was found to be more cytotoxic against HeLa S3 cells and a more potent M-phase inhibitor.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5402-5404
Number of pages3
JournalBioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters
Issue number18
Publication statusPublished - Sep 15 2010
Externally publishedYes



  • Antitumor activity
  • Glaziovianin A
  • Isoflavone
  • Structure-activity relationship study

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Molecular Medicine
  • Molecular Biology
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry

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