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phthiocerol biosynthetic process

Known as: phthiocerol formation, phthiocerol biosynthesis, phthiocerol synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of phthiocerol, a lipid-based 1,3-glycol consisting of (3S,4R)-3-methoxy-4… Expand
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2017
2017
PE11 (Rv1169c or LipX) is a cell wall associated esterase/lipase of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb). Evidences suggest that PE11… Expand
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2016
2016
PE11 (Rv1169c or LipX) is a cell wall associated esterase/lipase of Mycobacterium tuberculosis(Mtb). Evidences suggest that PE11… Expand
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2014
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2014
The evolutionary survival of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the cause of human tuberculosis, depends on its ability to invade the… Expand
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2013
2013
Mycobacterium tuberculosis possesses a complex cell wall that is unique and essential for interaction of the pathogen with its… Expand
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2013
2013
Recent advances in the automation of metabolic model reconstruction have led to the availability of draft-quality metabolic… Expand
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2005
2005
Diacyl phthiocerol esters and their congeners are mycobacterial virulence factors. The biosynthesis of these complex lipids… Expand
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2004
2004
We demonstrate that Mycobacterium tuberculosis that is unable to export the complex lipid phthiocerol dimycocerosate has a… Expand
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2003
2003
The cell envelope of pathogenic mycobacteria is highly distinctive in that it contains a large number of structurally related… Expand
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2002
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2002
Diesters of phthiocerol and phenolphthiocerol are important virulence factors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium… Expand
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1985
1985
Characteristic waxes, based on methoxy and keto long-chain diols, members of the phthiocerol family, have been isolated from… Expand
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