Isolation and structural elucidation of glucoside congeners of platencin from Streptomyces platensis SB12600

Zhiguo Yu, Mostafa E. Rateb, Michael J. Smanski, Ryan M. Peterson, Ben Shen

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)291-294
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Antibiotics
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2013
Externally publishedYes

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Funding Information:
We thank Dr Sheo B Singh, Merck Research Laboratories, Rahway, NJ, for providing the S. platensis MA7339 wild-type strain. This work is supported in part by NIH grant AI079070. MJS was supported in part by NIH Predoctoral Training grant GM08505.


  • Antidiabetes
  • Fatty acid synthase inhibitor
  • Glucoside
  • Pathway regulation
  • Platencin
  • Platensimycin
  • antibacterial

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