Biosynthesis of some nitrogenous fungal metabolites
thesisposted on 09.07.2018, 08:14 by Nicholas Johns
Feedings of Trichoderma viride with ring-tritiated aromatic amino-acids have shown that m-tyrosine is not an obligatory precursor of gliotoxin and that during conversion of phenylalanine into gliotoxin, neither loss nor migration of the ring protons occurs. A phenylalanine epoxide intermediate is proposed. [Continues.]
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