Conformational Properties of Epothilone


The epothilones are macrolide natural products, produced by myxobacterium Sorangium cellulosum (So ce 90), which mimic the biological activity of the anticancer agent Taxol. These interesting compounds have been shown to bind tubulin, induce microtubule polymerization, and stabilize microtubule dynamics. Coupled with its biological activity, epothilone’s… (More)


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