Streptomyces hygroscopicus

Streptomyces hygroscopicus

a soil organism isolated on Easter Island; the source of rapamycin.
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Sirolimus (also known as rapamycin) is a macrocylic lactone immunosuppressive agent produced by Streptomyces hygroscopicus.
Rapamycin, an antifungal, anticancer, and immune-suppressing compound secreted by the bacterium Streptomyces hygroscopicus, is the basis for an anti-aging drug being developed by the Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis.
Lipid and fatty acid composition of cytoplasmic membranes from Streptomyces hygroscopicus and its stable protoplast-type L form.
Igarashi Y, T Iida R, Yoshida and T Furumai Pteridic acids A and B, novel plant growth promoters with auxin-like activity from Streptomyces hygroscopicus TP-A0451.
and voglibose, from validamycin A, a product of Streptomyces hygroscopicus var.
Rapamycin was early discovered in 1975 as an antifungal agent produced by Streptomyces hygroscopicus and has a great potency against Candida albicans (Vezina et al.
Rapamycin is isolated from Streptomyces hygroscopicus, a bacterial species being found in the soil of Easter Island.
For example, rapamycin, an immune-suppressor used to prevent transplant rejection, is produced by the bacterium Streptomyces hygroscopicus.
Este antibiotico de tipo aminoglicosido, obtenido a partir de Streptomyces hygroscopicus, tiene un amplio espectro de accion sobre procariotas y eucariotas, pues inhibe la sintesis de proteinas interfiriendo con la translocacion de mRNAs y ribosomas (Borovinskaya et al.

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