Biosynthesis of aspergillic acid.


of aspergillic acid from isoleucine in replacement cultures (3), there has been no work reported previously on the biogenesis of this antibiotic. In the present work, A. flavus was grown on a medium containing radioactive leucine or isoleucine, and these compounds were found to be incorporated into the aspergillic acid formed. Aspergillic acid was degraded… (More)


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