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Fundamental unit of various plant pigments and other substances.
See also: flavone, chromene, chroman.
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Luteolin, a compound with adenosine A receptor binding activity and chromone and dihydronaphthalenone constituents from Senna siamea.
Sesquiterpene phenylpropanoid and sesquiterpene chromone derivatives from Ferula pallida.
These included stigmasterols, a chromone and coumarins.
Johnson Raja, Synthesis and Characterization of VO(II), Co(II), Ni(II), Cu(II) and Zn(II) Complexes of Chromone Based Azo-Linked Schiff Base Ligand, Spectrochim.
Sun, "pH controlled release of chromone from chromone-Fe3O4 nanoparticles," Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol.
Pradeep, "Ambient ionization mass spectrometry imaging of rohitukine, a chromone anti-cancer alkaloid, during seed development in Dysoxylum binectariferum Hook.f (Meliaceae)," Phytochemistry, vol.
Nakano et al., "Chromone and chromanone glucosides from Hypericum sikokumontanum and their anti-Helicobacter pylori activities," Phytochemistry, vol.
Dutta et al., "Chromone linked nitrone derivative induces the expression of iNOS2 and Th1 cytokines but reduces the Th2 response in experimental visceral leishmaniasis," International Immunopharmacology, vol.
Flavonoids (Flavonoid) are widely distributed in the plant community, and are important secondary metabolites of plants, they are chromone derivatives.
Protective therapy with novel chromone derivative against Leishmania donovani infection induces Th1 response in vivo.