Myxobacteria, producers of novel bioactive substances

@article{Reichenbach2001MyxobacteriaPO,
  title={Myxobacteria, producers of novel bioactive substances},
  author={Hans Prof Dr Reichenbach},
  journal={Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology},
  year={2001},
  volume={27},
  pages={149-156}
}
  • H. Reichenbach
  • Published 1 September 2001
  • Biology
  • Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology
Myxobacteria are soil bacteria that move by gliding and have an astonishing life cycle culminating in fruiting body formation. In a research program at the Gesellshaft für Biotechnologische Forschung over the past 25 years the organisms have been shown to be a rich source of potentially useful secondary metabolites. So far about 80 different basic compounds and 450 structural variants have been characterized. Many of those compounds were new. It is particularly remarkable that myxobacteria… 
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