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hercynine

Known as: (1-carboxy-2-imidazol-4-ylethyl)ammonium hydroxide /OD/ histidine-betaine 
 
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Abstract Significance: L-ergothioneine is synthesized in actinomycetes, cyanobacteria, methylobacteria, and some fungi. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
  • C. Warren
  • The New phytologist
  • 2013
  • Corpus ID: 5425162
Studies of organic nitrogen (N) cycling and uptake by plants have focused on protein amino acids, but the soil solution includes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Ergothioneine (EGT) is a histidine derivative with sulfur on the imidazole ring and a trimethylated amine; it is postulated to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Recently, we have identified the ergothioneine (ET) transporter ETT (gene symbol SLC22A4). Much interest in human ETT has been… Expand
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1974
1974
Abstract Cell-free extracts of Neurospora crassa have been obtained which in the presence of O2 and Fe2+ catalyze the transfer of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Unlike other bacteria, aerobic members of the order Actinomycetales show a close biochemical relationship to the fungi by their… Expand
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1970
1970
Cell-free extracts of Neurospora crassa mycelium catalyze the methylation of l-histidine to form hercynine (histidine betaine… Expand
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1968
1968
Ergothioneine was synthesized and accumulated in growing cultures of Mycobacterium smegmatis when the medium was adequately… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
Genghof, Dorothy S. (Yeshiva University, New York, N.Y.), and Olga Van Damme. Biosynthesis of ergothioneine and hercynine by… Expand
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1962
1962
Ergothioneine can be synthesized by the mold, Neurospora crassa, from the amino acids, histidine, methionine, and cysteine (1… Expand
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