SKU: G053  / 
    CAS Number: 150973-78-7

    Germicidin A

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    Germicidin A is a pyranone isolated from Streptomyces sp. in 1993. Germicidin A is an extremely potent autoregulator of the sporulation of the producing strain and spores of closely related species. Inhibition is detected at 0.1 ng/ml and is orders of magnitude more potent than a diverse range of antibiotics.

    Germicidin A is soluble in ethanol, methanol, DMF or DMSO. Moderate water solubility. 
    ReferencesGermicidin, an autoregulative germination inhibitor of Streptomyces viridochromogenes NRRL B-1551. Petersen F. et al. J. Antibiot. 1993, 46, 1126.