Euphol acetate is a triterpene isolated from the latex of Euphorbia broteri and other members of the genus. Little is published on its biological activity, however, Euphol itself is reported to have anti-inflammatory activity and inhibits tumor promotion.
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Yasukawa K et al (2000) Inhibitory effect of euphol, a triterpene alcohol from the roots of Euphorbia kansui, on tumour promotion by 12 -O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate in two-stage carcinogenesis in mouse skin. J. Pharm. Pharmacol. 52:119