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Communication | Regular issue | Vol 14, No. 6, 1980, pp.765-768
Published online, 1st January, 1970
DOI: 10.3987/R-1980-06-0765
Alkaloid Production in Catharanthus roseus Cell Cultures. III. Catharanthine and Other Alkaloids from the 200GW Cell Line

James P. Kutney,* Lewis S. L. Choi, Pawel Kolodziejczyk, Stephen K. Sleigh, Keneeth L. Stuart, Brian R. Worth, W. G. W. Kurz,* K. B. Chatson, and F. Constabel

*Department of Chemistry, The University of British Columbia, 2036 Main Mall, Vancouver, B.C., V6T 1Z1, Canada


The production of catharanthine by suspension cultures of the “200GW” cell line from Catharanthus roseus is reported. Other alkaloids isolated are vallesiachotamine isomers, ajmalicine, hörhammerinine, hörhammericine, vindolinine, 19-epivindolinine and strictosidine lactam.