diterpenoid alkaloid

diterpenoid alkaloid

a group of complex plant chemicals with similar structure to that of a terpene. Includes well-known toxins, e.g. aconitine, barbitine, lycoctinine, delphine, heteratisine.
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Diterpenoid alkaloid derivatives as potencial chemotherapeutic agents in American Tr ypanosomiasis.
Chemistry and Biological Activity of Diterpenoid Alkaloids