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Prodigiosin as anticancer drug Produced from bacteria of termite gut

  title={Prodigiosin as anticancer drug Produced from bacteria of termite gut},
  author={Maheswarappa Gowralkar},
Prodigiosin, a natural red pigment produced by Serratia sp, Pseudomonas sp, Streptomyces sp and Vibrio sp . It is an alkaloid secondary metabolite with a unique tripyrrol structure. This pigment has been reported to have antibacterial, antifungal, antimalarial and antineoplastic activity. Prodigiosins are produced in more concentration by Serratia marcescens. In this study, Serratia marcescens was isolated from termite gut, identified and characterized by morphology, gram’s staining… 

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