Leovigildo Quijano

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  1. Sanchez-Castellanos, M., Bucio, M. A., Hernandez-Barragan, A., Joseph-Nathan, P., Cuevas, G., and Quijano, L. 2015 Vibrational Circular Dichroism (VCD), VCD exciton coupling, and X-ray determination of the absolute configuration of an α β-unsaturated germacranolide. Chirality 27: 247-252


  2. Miron-Lopez, G., Bazzocchi, I. L., Jimenez-Diaz, I. A., Moujir, L. M., Quijano-Quiñones, R., Quijano, L., and Mena-Rejon, G. J. 2014 Cytotoxic diterpenes from roots of Crossopetalum gaumeri, a Celastraceae species from Yucatan Peninsula. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters 24: 2105-2109

  3. Bustos-Brito, C., Sánchez-Castellanos, M., Esquivel, B., Calderón, J. S., Calzada, F., Yepez-Mulia, L., Hernández-barragán, A., Joseph-Nathan, P., Cuevas, G., and Quijano, L. 2014 Structure, absolute configuration, and antidiarrheal activity of a thymol derivative from Ageratina cylindrica. Journal of Natural Products 77: 358-363.


  4. Cantillo-Ciau, Z., Moo-Puc, R., Quijano, L., and Freile-Pelegrín, Y. 2010 The tropical brown alga Lobophora variegata: A source of antiprotozoal compounds. Marine Drugs 8: 1292-1304

  5. Barquera-Lozada, J. E., Quiroz-García, B., Quijano, L., and Cuevas, G. 2010 Conformational properties of the germacradienolide 6-epidesacetyllaurenobiolide by theory and NMR analyses. The Journal of Organic Chemistry 75: 2139-2146


  6. Mena-Rejón, G. J., Sansores-Peraza, P., Brito-Loeza, W. F., and Quijano, L. 2008 Chemical constituents of Pithecellobium albicans. Fitoterapia 79: 395-397

  7. Cáceres-Castillo, D., Mena-Rejón, G. J., Cedillo-Rivera, R., and Quijano, L. 2008 21β-Hydroxy-oleanane-type triterpenes from Hippocratea excelsa. Phytochemistry 69: 1057-1064


  8. Moo-Puc, R. E., Mena-Rejon, G. J., Quijano, L., and Cedillo-Rivera, R. 2007 Antiprotozoal activity of Senna racemosa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 112: 415-416

  9. Mena-Rejón, G. J., Pérez-Espadas, A. R., Moo-Puc, R. E., Cedillo-Rivera, R., Bazzocchi, I. L., Jiménez-Diaz, I. A., and Quijano, L. 2007 Antigiardial activity of triterpenoids from root bark of Hippocratea excelsa. Journal of Natural Products 70: 863-865


  10. Déciga-Campos, M., Guerrero-Analco, J. A., Quijano, L., and Mata, R. 2006 Antinociceptive activity of 3-O-β-D-glucopyranosyl-23, 24-dihydrocucurbitacin F from Hintonia standleyana (Rubiaceae). Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior 83: 342-348


  11. Iñiguez-Martinez, A. M. D. M., Guerra-Rivas, G., Rios, T., and Quijano, L. 2005 Triterpenoid oligoglycosides from the Sea Cucumber Stichopus parvimensis. Journal of Natural Products 68: 1669-1673

  12. Aguilar-Gonzalez, A. R., Mena-Rejón, G. J., Padilla-Montaño, N., Toscano, A., and Quijano, L. 2005 Triterpenoids from Hippocratea excelsa. The crystal structure of 29-hydroxytaraxerol. Zeitschrift für Naturforschung B 60: 577-584


  13. Cantillo-Ciau, Z., Mena-Rejón, G. J., Quintero-Mármol, E., Jiménez-Díaz, A., and Quijano, L. 2003 Two new 24-isopropenyl-lanostanoids from Tillandsia brachycaulos. Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C 58: 649-654


  14. Pecha, G. G., Brito, W. F., Mena, G. J., and Quijano, L. 2002 Constituents of Acacia cedilloi and Acacia gaumeri. Revised structure and complete NMR assignments of resinone. Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C 57: 773-776

  15. Mena-Rejona, G. J., Pérez-Rivas, K., Sansorez-Peraza, P., Rios, T., and Quijano, L. 2002 Racemochrysone, a dihydroanthracenone from Senna racemosa. Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C 57: 777-779


  16. Cantillo-Ciau, Z., Brito-Loeza, W., and Quijano, L. 2001 Triterpenoids from Tillandsia fasciculata. Journal of Natural Products 64: 953-955


  17. Cantrell, C. L., Abate, L., Fronczek, F. R., Franzblau, S. G., Quijano, L., and Fischer, N. H. 1999 Antimycobacterial eudesmanolides from Inula helenium and Rudbeckia subtomentosa. Planta Medica 65: 351-355


  18. Quijano, L., Rios, T., Fronczek, F. R., and Fischer, N. H. 1998 The molecular structure of maniladiol from Baccharis salicina. Phytochemistry 49: 2065-2068

  19. Fischer, N. H., Lu, T., Cantrell, C. L., Castañeda-Acosta, J., Quijano, L., and Franzblau, S. G. 1998 Antimycobacterial evaluation of germacranolides in honour of professor GH Neil Towers 75th birthday. Phytochemistry 49: 559-564


  20. Quijano, L., Nuñez, I. S., Fronczek, F. R., and Fischer, N. H. 1997 A guaianolide and four melampolides from Melampodium leucanthum. Phytochemistry 45: 769-775


  21. Quijano, L., Rios, T., Toscano, R.A. and Fronczek, F.R. 1996 Structures of 8α-(2´-methylbutyryloxy)-9α-hydroxymontahibisciolide, a new skeletal type of sesquiterpene lactone, and of its precursor 8α-isobutyryloxy-9-oxo-germacra-4E, 1(10)Z-dien-6β,12-olide. Journal of Chemical Crystallography 26: 753-757


  22. Sabanero, M., Quijano, L., Rios, T., and Trejo, R. 1995 Encelin: a fungal growth inhibitor. Planta Medica 61: 185-186

  23. Quijano, L., Vasquez-C, A., and Ríos, T. 1995 Sesquiterpene lactones and a seco-caryophyllene derivative from Montanoa karwinskii. Phytochemistry 38: 1251-1255


  24. Reyes-Chilpa, R., Gómez-Garibay, F., Quijano, L., Magos-Guerrero, G. A., and Ríos, T. 1994 Preliminary results on the protective effect of (-)-edunol, a pterocarpan from Brongniartia podalyrioides (Leguminosae), against Bothrops atrox venom in mice. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 42: 199-203


  25. Tiansheng, L., Parodi, F. J., Vargas, D., Quijano, L., Mertooetomo, E. R., Hjortso, M. A., and Fischer, N. H. 1993 Sesquiterpenes and thiarubrines from Ambrosia trifida and its transformed roots. Phytochemistry 33: 113-116


  26. Toscano, R. A., Cruz, F., Quijano, L., Gomez-Garibay, F., and Rios, T. 1992 Structures of 2-(3, 5-dibromo-4-butoxy-1-hydroxy-4-methoxy-2, 5-cyclohexadien-1-yl) ethanamide (I) and 2-(3, 5-dibromo-1-hydroxy-4, 4-dimethoxy-2, 5-cyclohexadien-1-yl) ethanamide (II). Two marine compounds. Acta Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications 48: 2235-2237

  27. Gómez-Garibay, F., Quijano, L., Hernandez, C., and Rios, T. 1992 Enantiomultijugin, a flavone from Tephrosia viciodes. Phytochemistry 31: 2925-2926


  28. Cruz, F., Quijano, L., Gómez-Garibay, F., and Rios, T. 1990 Brominated metabolites from the sponge Aplysina (Verongia) thiona. Journal of Natural Products 53: 543-548


  29. Quijano, L., Gomez, F., Calderon, J. S., Lopez, J., Rios C., T., 1984. Zoapatanolides C and D, two guaianolides from Montanoa tomentosa. Phytochemistry 23: 125-127


  30. Calderon, J. S., Quijano, L., Garduno, M., Gomez, F. and Rios, T. 1983 2a-iso-valeroyloxyperuic acid, a diterpene from Eupatorium petiolare paniculata. Phytochemistry 22: 2617-2619

  31. Calderon, J. S., Quijano, L., Cristia, M., Gomez, F. and Rios, T. 1983 Labdane diterpenes from Brickellia veronicaefolia. Phytochemistry 22: 197-199

  32. Gomez, F., Quijano, L., Garcia, G., Calderon, J. S. and Rios, T. 1983 Prenylated flavan from Tephrosia madrensis. Phytochemistry 22: 197-199

  33. Gomez, F., Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S. and Rios, T. 1983 3a-angeloyloxy-2aHydroxicativic acid, a new diterpene from Brickellia paniculata. Phytochemistry 22: 197-199

  34. Gomez, F., Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S., Perales, A. and Rios, T. 1983 11, 13-dihydroeucannabinolide, a heliangolide from Stevia monardaefolia. Phytochemistry 22: 197-199

  35. Calderon, J. S., Hernandez, E., Quijano, L., Gomez, F., and Rios, T. 1982 Contribucion a la quimica de los creoplastanos. V Revista Latinoamericana Quimica 14: 140-143


  36. Calderon, J. S., Quijano, L., Gomez, F., Acosta, F. and Rios, T. 1982 Estudios preliminares sobre algunas esponjas del litoral mexicano. Revista Latinoamericana Quimica 13: 49-52

  37. Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S. Gomez, F., Vega, J. L., Rios, T., 1982. Diterpenes from Stevia Monardaefolia. Phytochemistry 21: 1369-1371

  38. Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S., Gomez, F., Rios, T., 1982. Zoapatanolide A and B, two new heliangolides from Montanoa tomentosa. Phytochemistry 21: 2041-2044

  39. Gomez, F., Quijano, L., Perales, A., Rios, T., 1982. 2,2 Dimetrhyl Chromenes from Eupatorium aschembornianum. Phytochemistry 21: 2095-2097

  40. Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S., Gomez, F., Rios, T., 1982. Four Flavonoids from Mageratum strictum. Phytochemistry 21: 2575-2579

  41. Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S., Gomez, F., Rios, T., 1982. Two polymethoxyflavones from Ageratum houstonianum. Phytochemistry 21: 2965-2967


  42. Quijano, L., Fischer, N. H., 1981. Melfusin, a new germacrolide from Melampodium diffusum. Journal of Natural Products 44: 266–273


  43. Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S., Gomez G., F., Garduro, J. T., Rios C., T., 1980. Deltoidin A and B, two new germacrolides from Upatorium deltoide. Phytochemistry 19: 1975-1977

  44. Gomez G., F., Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S., Rios C., T., 1980. Terpenoids Isolated from Wigandia Kunthii. Phytochemistry 19: 2202-2203

  45. Quijano, L., Calderon, J. S., Gomez, F., Soria, I. E., Rios, T., 1980. Highly oxygenated flavonoids from Ageratum corymbos UM. Phytochemistry 19: 2439-2442

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