Patent Number: 8,877,718

Title: Antiinfective and antitumoral compounds isolated from tropical lianas

Abstract: The present invention relates to naphthoquinone derivatives isolated from solid callus cultures from two species of the palaeotropical plant families Dioncophyllaceae and Ancistrocladaceae. It further relates to methods of their production as well as to their use as antiinfective and antitumoral pharmaceuticals.

Inventors: Bringmann; Gerhard (Wuerzburg, DE), Rudenauer; Stefan (Worms, DE), Brun; Reto (Therwil, CH), Irmer; Andreas (Fuellinsdorf, CH), Bargou; Ralf (Hochberg, DE), Chatterjee; Manik (Wuerzburg, DE), Voskobojnik; Anastasia (Oehringen, DE)

Assignee: Julius-Maximilians-Universitat Wurzburg

International Classification: C07C 46/00 (20060101); C07H 15/20 (20060101); A61P 31/00 (20060101); A61K 31/122 (20060101); A61K 31/704 (20060101); A61P 35/00 (20060101); C07C 50/32 (20060101); C07C 49/513 (20060101); C07C 49/517 (20060101); C07D 317/70 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00