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ergot alkaloid biosynthetic process

Known as: ergot alkaloid anabolism, ergot alkaloid synthesis, ergot alkaloid formation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of an ergot alkaloid. [CHEBI:23943, GOC:yaf]
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2011
Review
2011
Ergot alkaloids are toxins and important pharmaceuticals which are produced biotechnologically on an industrial scale. They have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Ergot alkaloids are toxins and important pharmaceuticals that are produced biotechnologically on an industrial scale. The first… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The ergot diseases of grasses, caused by members of the genus Claviceps, have had a severe impact on human history and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
A putative prenyltransferase gene, ftmPT1, was identified in the genome sequence of Aspergillus fumigatus. ftmPT1 was cloned and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
A putative dimethylallyltryptophan synthase gene, fgaPT2, was identified in the genome sequence of Aspergillus fumigatus. fgaPT2… Expand
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2005
2005
The genomic region of Claviceps purpurea strain P1 containing the ergot alkaloid gene cluster [Tudzynski, P., Hölter, K., Correia… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Many cool-season grasses harbor fungal endophytes in the genus Neotyphodium, which enhance host fitness, but some also produce… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Abstract. Ergot alkaloids, i.e. ergoline-derived toxic metabolites, are produced by a wide range of fungi, predominantly by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abstract A gene (cpd1) coding for the dimethylallyltryptophan synthase (DMATS) that catalyzes the first specific step in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The first pathway-specific step of ergot alkaloid biosynthesis in the fungus, Claviceps purpurea, is catalyzed by the… Expand
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