Biosynthetic studies indicate that the mitomycins are not formed from aromatic precursors, but that Me--14C-L-methionine and guanido- 14C-L-arginine specifically label peripheral substituents and that glucosamine is probably incorporated intact into a C6-fragment of these antibiotics.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the Chemical Society D: Chemical Communications|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1971|