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B-96212 is a fermentation-derived natural product with cytotoxic activity isolated from Micromonosporasp. Spectroscopic studies showed IB-96212 to have a spiroketal 26-membered macrocyclic lactone structure, related to oligomycins2'3) and homooligomycins.
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 ...