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Analysis of the cercosporin polyketide synthase CTB1 reveals a new fungal thioesterase function

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Abstract

The polyketide synthase CTB1 is demonstrated to catalyze pyrone formation thereby expanding the known biosynthetic repertoire of thioesterase domains in iterative, non-reducing polyketide synthases.

Graphical abstract: Analysis of the cercosporin polyketide synthase CTB1 reveals a new fungal thioesterase function

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The article was received on 19 Aug 2012, accepted on 16 Oct 2012 and first published on 29 Oct 2012


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C2CC36010A
Citation: Chem. Commun., 2012,48, 11772-11774
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    Analysis of the cercosporin polyketide synthase CTB1 reveals a new fungal thioesterase function

    A. G. Newman, A. L. Vagstad, K. Belecki, J. R. Scheerer and C. A. Townsend, Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 11772
    DOI: 10.1039/C2CC36010A

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