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Polyketides

Known as: Polyketides [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Natural compounds containing alternating carbonyl and methylene groups (beta-polyketones), bioenergenetically derived from repeated condensation of… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
This review discusses the biosynthesis of natural products that are generated by trans-AT polyketide synthases, a family of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Fungi produce numerous low molecular weight molecules endowed with a multitude of biological activities. However, mining the full… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Although bacterial polyketides are of considerable biomedical interest, the molecular biology of polyketide biosynthesis in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BackgroundPhenylpropanoids are the precursors to a range of important plant metabolites such as the cell wall constituent lignin… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The bacterial multienzyme polyketide synthases (PKSs) produce a diverse array of products that have been developed into medicines… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Polyketides are a class of secondary metabolites that exhibit a vast diversity of form and function. In fungi, these compounds… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Fungal type I polyketides (PKs) are synthesized by PK synthases (PKSs) and include well known secondary metabolites such as the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The macrocyclic core of the antibiotic erythromycin, 6-deoxyerythronolide B (6dEB), is a complex natural product synthesized by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Polyketides, the ubiquitous products of secondary metabolism in microorganisms, are made by a process resembling fatty acid… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
BIOCHEMISTRY OF POL YKETIDE SYNTHESIS: STRUCTURE OF THE SYNTHASES… Expand
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