Cyanobacteria--a potential source of new biologically active substances.

  title={Cyanobacteria--a potential source of new biologically active substances.},
  author={Susann Kreitlow and Sabine Mundt and Ulrike Lindequist},
  journal={Journal of biotechnology},
  volume={70 1-3},
Hydrophilic and lipophilic extracts of twelve cyanobacterial strains, isolated from fresh and brackish water, and two waterblooms, collected during the summer from the Baltic Sea, were investigated for their antibiotic activities against seven microorganisms. No inhibitory effects were found against the three Gram-negative bacteria Escherichia coli, Proteus… CONTINUE READING