polyketide biosynthetic process

Known as: polyketide anabolism, polyketide synthesis, polyketide formation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of polyketides, any of a diverse group of natural products synthesized via linear poly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Flavonoids and stilbenes have attracted much attention as potential targets for nutraceuticals, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Type I polyketide synthase (PKS) genes consist of modules ∼3–6 kb long, which encode the structures of 2-carbon units in… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
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  • 2003
Recent literature on polyketide biosynthesis suggests that polyketide synthases have much greater diversity in both mechanism and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Type I polyketide synthases (PKSs) are multifunctional enzymes that are organized into modules, each of which minimally contains… (More)
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2001
2001
Polyketides, a large family of bioactive natural products, are synthesized from building blocks derived from alpha-carboxylated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Chalcone synthase (CHS) catalyzes formation of the phenylpropanoid chalcone from one p-coumaroyl-CoA and three malonyl-coenzyme A… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Chalcone synthase (CHS) is pivotal for the biosynthesis of flavonoid antimicrobial phytoalexins and anthocyanin pigments in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Chalcone synthases, which biosynthesize chalcones (the starting materials for many flavonoids,), have been believed to be… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
DNA isolated from the wild-type aflatoxin-producing (Afl+) fungus Aspergillus parasiticus NRRL 5862 was used to construct a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In Saccharopolyspora erythraea, the genes that govern synthesis of the polyketide portion of the macrolide antibiotic… (More)
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