, Volume 35, Issue 3, pp 298–299 | Cite as

Chemistry of mediterranean gorgonians. II. Pregna 4,20-dien-11α-ol-3-one acetate, a novel steroid from the gorgonianEunicella cavolini

  • G. Cimino
  • B. Desiderio
  • S. De Stefano
  • G. Sodano


The compound titled1 has been isolated from the gorgonianE. cavolini and synthesized from 11α-acetoxy-progesterone (3).


Acetate Steroid Compound Titled1 Mediterranean Gorgonian 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Cimino
    • 1
  • B. Desiderio
    • 1
  • S. De Stefano
    • 1
  • G. Sodano
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratorio per la Chimica di Molecole di Interesse Biologico del C.N.R.NaplesItaly

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