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Quesnoin structureA newly discovered diterpene quesnoin with a novel ring structure, bridged by a single oxygen atom, has been isolated from 55 million-year-old amber from the Eocene geological period by Akino Jossang and colleagues at the National Museum of Natural History in Paris.

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[...] was released this week regarding a new compound Quesnoin. David Bradley blogged about it on Spinneret. In this case I wanted to add the structure, information about the structure as well as a link to [...]