Alisamycin, a new antibiotic of the manumycin group: Taxonomy, production, isolation and biological activity

Christopher M.M. Franco, Rajkumar Maurya, E. K.S. Vijayakumar, Sugata Chatterjee, Jurgen Blumbach, Bimal N. Ganguli

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Abstract

Alisamycin is a new member of the manumycin group of antibiotics produced by Streptomyces sp. HIL Y-88,31582, which taxonomically appears to be Streptomyces actuosus. Alisamycin is active against Gram-positive bacteria and fungi, and has a weak antitumour activity.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1289-1293
Number of pages5
JournalThe Journal of Antibiotics
Volume44
Issue number12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1991
Externally publishedYes

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