SKU: N079  / 
    CAS Number: 1421941-29-8


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    Neosartoricin is a carbotricyclic metabolite produced by Aspergillus fumigatus and Neosartorya fischeri following activation of their polycyclic polyketide prenyltransferase (pcPTase)-containing silent clusters, reported by Tang and colleagues from University of California Los Angeles USA in 2013. Neosartoricin exhibits T-cell antiproliferative activity with an IC50 of 3 μM, suggesting a possible physiological role as an immunosuppressive agent.

    Molecular Formula  C26H28O9

    Chooi Y et al (2013)  Genome mining of a prenylated and immunosuppressive polyketide from pathogenic fungi. Org Lett. 15:780

    Yin W et al (2013) Discovery of cryptic polyketide metabolites from dermatophytes using heterologous expression in Aspergillus nidulans. ACS Synth. Biol. 2:629