Laschiatrion, a new antifungal agent from a Favolaschia species (Basidiomycetes) active against human pathogens

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Abstract

Laschiatrion (1), a new antifungal antibiotic, was isolated from fermentations of Favolaschia sp. 87129. (1) exhibits broad in vitro activity against several human pathogens while no antibacterial and cytotoxic activities could be detected. The structure was elucidated by spectroscopic techniques. As to our knowledge laschiatrion possesses a new steroid skeleton.

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  • Organic Chemistry
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)496-501
JournalJournal of Antibiotics
Volume57
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2004
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Organic chemistry (S/LTH) (011001240)