Arlene Sy-Cordero

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Chemistry and Biochemistry, UNCG
  • aasycord@uncg.edu
  • 336-334-3832
  • 455 Sullivan Science Building

Arlene received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Iowa in 2007. She started her postdoctoral research work at Research Triangle Institute in 2008.

There are 3 included publications by Arlene Sy-Cordero :

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Dereplication of Macrocyclic Trichothecenes from Extracts of Filamentous Fungi through UV and NMR Profiles 2010 1220 Macrocyclic trichothecenes, which have potent cytotoxicity, have been isolated from many different fungal species. These compounds were evaluated clinically by the U.S. National Cancer Institute in the 1970's and 1980's. However, they have yet to be ...
Isolation and Identification of Intestinal CYP3A Inhibitors from Cranberry (Vaccinium macrocarpon) using Human Intestinal Microsomes 2010 1812 Cranberry juice is used routinely, especially among women and the elderly, to prevent and treat urinary tract infections. These individuals are likely to be taking medications concomitantly with cranberry juice, leading to concern about potential dru...
Semisynthesis, Cytotoxicity, Antiviral Activity, and Drug Interaction Liability of 7-O-methylated Analogues of Flavonolignans from Milk Thistle 2013 1179 Silymarin, an extract of the seeds of milk thistle (Silybum marianum), is used as an herbal remedy, particularly for hepatoprotection. The main chemical constituents in silymarin are seven flavonolignans. Recent studies explored the non-selective met...