Biosynthesis pp 152-153 | Cite as

Fumagillin

  • A. J. Birch
Part of the Antibiotics book series (ANTIBIOTICS)

Abstract

This compound is produced by strains of Aspergillus fumigatus Fres., Eble and Hanson (1951) and has the structure (I), Tarbell et al. (1960).

Keywords

Dioxide Acetone Carboxyl Methionine Acetyl 

References

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