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References: Metabolic product found in culture filtrates of cycloheximide-producing actinomycetes (Streptomyces albulus): Highet, Prelog, Helv. Chim. Acta 42, 1523 (1959); Rao, J. Org. Chem. 25, 661 (1960). Synthesis: Johnson, ibid. 27, 3658 (1962). May be prepd from cycloheximide: Highet, Prelog, loc. cit. Structure-activity studies: Ennis, Biochem. Pharmacol. 17, 1197 (1968).
What does fermentation mean? Fermentation (from latin fermentare) is generally defined as a conversion of material under aerobic or anaerobic conditions influenced by micro-organisms. "Micro-organism" is a collective term for usually ...