Pterocidin, a Cytotoxic Compound from the Endophytic Streptomyces hygroscopicus

@article{Igarashi2006PterocidinAC,
  title={Pterocidin, a Cytotoxic Compound from the Endophytic Streptomyces hygroscopicus},
  author={Yasuhiro Igarashi and Shin-suke Miura and Tsuyoshi Fujita and Tamotsu Furumai},
  journal={The Journal of Antibiotics},
  year={2006},
  volume={59},
  pages={193-195}
}
A new cytotoxic compound, pterocidin, was isolated from the endophytic Streptomyces hygroscopicus TP-A0451, and the structure was determined on the basis of spectroscopic data. Pterocidin showed cytotoxicity against some human cancer cell lines with IC50 values of 2.9~7.1 µM.