Biosynthesis of the antitumor antibiotic anthramycin by Streptomyces refuineus

Laurence Hurley, M. Zmijewski

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The biogenetic building blocks for anthramycin have been established as tryptophan, tyrosine, and two one-carbon units via methionine.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)337-338
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 1974
Externally publishedYes


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