Correlation Engine 2.0
Clear Search sequence regions


Biosynthetic studies with (13)C-labelled acetates and methionine revealed that the infamous, food-related toxin bongkrekic acid from Burkholderia gladioli is a polyketide with acetate-derived beta-branches and a carboxylate terminus derived from the methyl group of an acetate.

Citation

Barbara Rohm, Kirstin Scherlach, Christian Hertweck. Biosynthesis of the mitochondrial adenine nucleotide translocase (ATPase) inhibitor bongkrekic acid in Burkholderia gladioli. Organic & biomolecular chemistry. 2010 Apr 7;8(7):1520-2

Expand section icon Mesh Tags

Expand section icon Substances


PMID: 20237660

View Full Text