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Mycolic Acid

Known as: Acid, Mycolic 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
ABSTRACT Natural products produced by microorganisms are important starting compounds for drug discovery. Secondary metabolites… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
RATIONALE Mycolic acid (MA) constitutes a major and distinguishing cell wall biolipid from Mycobacterium tuberculosis. MA… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Mycolic acids consist of long-chain alpha-alkyl-beta-hydroxy fatty acids that are produced by successive rounds of elongation… Expand
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2002
2002
Mycolic acid-containing bacteria (mycolata) are thought to be involved in scum formation in aeration basins of activated sludge… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
SUMMARY Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the etiologic agent of tuberculosis and can be accurately detected by laboratories using… Expand
Review
1996
Review
1996
The low permeability of the mycobacterial cell wall is thought to contribute to the well known resistance of mycobacteria to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Profile analysis of mycolic acid ester patterns of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Mycobacterium bovis, and Mycobacterium bovis… Expand
1991
1991
By the use of various Rhodococcus equi strains differing in the length of carbon chains of glycolipid, we examined whether the… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The mycolic acids of 15 cultures of representative Mycobacterium bovis BCG substrains were examined by alkaline hydrolysis… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
  • I. Tomiyasu
  • Journal of bacteriology
  • 1982
  • Corpus ID: 24873646
The nocardomycolic acid compositions of extractable and the cell wall-bound lipids from five strains of Nocardia asteroides (A… Expand