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peptide synthase

Known as: Synthases, Peptide, Acid-Amino-Acid Ligases, Acid Amino Acid Ligases 
Ligases that catalyze the joining of adjacent AMINO ACIDS by the formation of carbon-nitrogen bonds between their carboxylic acid groups and amine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
A common plant pathogen induces the growth of disease-suppressive microbes in local soil communities. Disease-suppressive soils… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
Cyanobacterial secondary metabolites have attracted increasing scientific interest due to bioactivity of many compounds in… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
SUMMARY The regulatory logic of siderophore biosynthetic genes in bacteria involves the universal repressor Fur, which acts… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Acetyl-coenzyme A (CoA) synthetase (Acs) is an enzyme central to metabolism in prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Acs synthesizes acetyl… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Nonribosomal peptide synthetases (NRPSs) are large modular proteins that selectively bind, activate and condense amino… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Many pharmacologically important peptides are synthesized nonribosomally by multimodular peptide synthetases (NRPSs… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
SUMMARY Coronatine, syringomycin, syringopeptin, tabtoxin, and phaseolotoxin are the most intensively studied phytotoxins of… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
Abstract The name surfactin refers to a bacterial cyclic lipopeptide, primarily renowned for its exceptional surfactant power… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Polyketide synthases (PKSs) and nonribosomal peptide synthetases (NRPSs) catalyze chain elongation from simple building blocks to… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The non‐ribosomal synthesis of the cyclic peptide antibiotic gramicidin S is accomplished by two large multifunctional enzymes… Expand