Morphology reversion activity of phosmidosine and phosmidosine B, a newly isolated derivative, on src transformed NRK cells.


An antifungal antibiotic, phosmidosine (1) was previously isolated (J. Antibiotics 44: 375 approximately 381, 1991). Phosmidosine derivatives, phosmidosines B (2) and C (3) were newly isolated as detransforming compounds from the fermentation broth of Streptomyces sp. strain RK-16 which is a producer strain of phosmidosine (1). The structures of 2 and 3… (More)