Encelin: a fungal growth inhibitor.

  title={Encelin: a fungal growth inhibitor.},
  author={M. Sabanero and L. Quijano and T. R{\'i}os and R. Trejo},
  journal={Planta medica},
  volume={61 2},
A known sesquiterpene lactone, encelin, isolated from the Mexican species Montanoa speciosa (Compositae), was assayed for biocidal activity on fungal cells of Mucor rouxii. The results indicate that encelin has a determining action on growth and the morphogenetic process of fungal cells. 
15 Citations
Chemistry and antifungal potential of Alantolides from Inula racemosa H
  • 5
Antimicrobial mechanism of β-glycyrrhetinic acid isolated from licorice, Glycyrrhiza glabra
  • 34
Antibacterial mechanism of soybean isoflavone on Staphylococcus aureus
  • 38