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Noun1.naphthoquinone - a fat-soluble vitamin that helps in the clotting of blood
fat-soluble vitamin - any vitamin that is soluble in fats
phylloquinone, phytonadione, vitamin K1 - a form of vitamin K
menadione, vitamin K3 - a form of vitamin K
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Plumbagin, a medicinal plant (Plumbago zeylanica)-derived 1,4-naphthoquinone, inhibits growth and metastasisof human prostate cancer PC3M-luciferase cells in anorthotopic xenograft mouse model.
"Dependence of antitumor activity on the electrophilicity of 2-substituted 1,4-naphthoquinone derivatives", Bull Korean Chem Soc 2007; 28(4): 691-694.
Lawsone (2-hydroxy, 1,4-naphthoquinone) is represented by the hydroxyl group.
Galembeck, "Gas-phase dissociation of 1,4-naphthoquinone derivative anions by electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry," Journal of Mass Spectrometry, vol.
Gambhir, "1,4-Naphthoquinone, a pro-oxidant, ameliorated radiation induced gastro-intestinal injury through perturbation of cellular redox and activation of Nrf2 pathway," Drug Discoveries & Therapeutics, vol.
Protein targets of 1,4-benzoquinone and 1,4-naphthoquinone in human bronchial epithelial cells.
While 2-tridecanone made up about 20% of the secretion of both sironids, it comprised 50% in the stylocellid; 1,4-naphthoquinone and 6-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone were found in very small amounts in the stylocellid, but at values from about 12% to nearly 18% in the sironids; pentadecan-2-one was at 13.8% for the stylocellid, butless than1.7% for the sironids, and so on.
Viana et al., "In vitro and in vivo leishmanicidal activity of 2-hydroxy-3-(3methyl-2-butenyl)- 1,4-naphthoquinone (lapachol)," Phytotherapy Research, vol.