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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Collins, Dwight O.; Reese, Paul B.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Chemistry
Article Title
Biotransformation of cedrol by Curvularia lunata ATCC 12017
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Journal Title
Phytochemistry
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2001
Volume ID
56
Issue ID
5
Page(s)
417-21
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Abstract
Bioconversion of cedrol (1) with the Curvularia lunata was investigated in two different growth media. Five products were obtained in potato dextrose broth, whereas nine compounds were produced in a medium containing beef extract. Only three of the metabolites: 3b-hydroxycedrol (2), 3a-hydroxycedrol (3) and 12-hydroxycedrol (4) were common to both media. They were also obtained as the major products in each case. Three new derivatives have also been identified.....
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