The biotransformation of the enantiomeric pairs of α-dicarvelone by cell suspension cultures of Nicotiana tabacum was investigated. It was found that the cultured cells transform only (1R,1′R,4R,4′R,6R,6′R)-(+)-α-dicarvelone to the corresponding alcohol. © 1988.
Hamada, H., Nakamura, N., Ito, S., Kawabe, S., & Funamoto, T. (1988). Enantioselectivity in the reduction of α-dicarvelone by cell suspension cultures of Nicotiana tabacum. Phytochemistry, 27(12), 3807–3808. https://doi.org/10.1016/0031-9422(88)83021-8