, Volume 33, Issue 8, pp 1079–1080 | Cite as

Metabolic rearrangement of fluorenone oxime to phenanthridinone

  • L. Sternson
  • F. Hincal
Specialia Pharmacologica


Fluorenone oxime is metabolized in vivo in the rat to phenanthridinone which is excreted in the urine. The structure of the metabolite has been determined by comparison of chromatographic and spectral properties of the metabolites with authentic phenathridinone.


Oxime Spectral Property Fluorenone Phenanthridinone Metabolic Rearrangement 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Sternson
    • 1
  • F. Hincal
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pharmaceutical ChemistryUniversity of KansasLawrenceUSA

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