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Indole-3-Ethanol Metabolism and Its Possible Role in the Regulation of Indole-3-Acetic Acid Biosynthesis

  • V. Magnus
  • G. Laćan

Abstract

Indole-3-ethanol was discovered by Ehrlich [5] in 1912, as a metabolite of tryptophan added to yeast cultures, and given the trivial name tryptophol. The compound is also present in products of yeast fermentation, such as beer and wine [6] and, as one of the constituents determining flavor, has not ceased to attract the attention of brewers and enologists [e.g. 10]. As tryptophol contains the same C-N backbone as IAA, some common pathways of biogenesis and metabolism have long been anticipated. Details have, however, been slow to emerge. The older literature was reviewed earlier [e.g. 33, 38], and we will try to incorporate recent data into the classical concepts.

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Physiol Plant Cucumber Seedling Yeast Fermentation Reserve Pool Auxin Analogue 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Magnus
  • G. Laćan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Organic Chemistry and BiochemistryInstitut Rudjer BoškovićZagrebYugoslavia

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