Hanson, J.R.,; Reese, Paul, B.; Takahashi, J.A.; Wilson, Maureen R.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Chemistry; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Biotransformation of some stemodane diterpenoids by Cephalosporium aphidicola
Date of Publication
Reports on the microbial conversion of the antiviral, cytoxic compound stemodin to novel analogues by the fungus C. aphidocola. Stemodin was isolated from the Jamaican medicinal plant Stemodia maritima also known as poor man's strength