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Folia Microbiologica

, Volume 14, Issue 4, pp 406–416 | Cite as

Biogenesis of streptimidone

  • J. Cudlín
  • M. Půža
  • Z. Vanêk
  • R. W. Rickards
Article

Abstract

The antibiotic streptimidone is formed biogenetically from seven malonate units. One of them undergoes double decarboxylation, another one is incorporated intact. Both methyl groups are of methionine origin. Degradation procedures using14C-labelled substrates are described.

Keywords

Streptomyces BaCO3 Evaporation Residue Chromium Trioxide Hexahydro 
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© Institute of Microbiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Cudlín
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Půža
    • 1
    • 2
  • Z. Vanêk
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. W. Rickards
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Biogenesis of Natural Substances, Institute of MicrobiologyCzechoslovak Academy of SciencesPrague 4
  2. 2.Research School of ChemistryThe Australian National UniversityCanberra

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