The synthesis of a major alpha '-mycolic acid of Mycobacterium smegmatis


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Muzael M., Koza G. , Al Dulayymi J. J. , Baird M. S.

CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS OF LIPIDS, vol.163, pp.678-684, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 163
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.chemphyslip.2010.05.203
  • Title of Journal : CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS OF LIPIDS
  • Page Numbers: pp.678-684
  • Keywords: Mycobacterium smegmatis, Mycolic acid, cis-alkene, SUR LA STRUCTURE, HOMOLOGOUS SERIES, BIOSYNTHESIS, CHELONEI

Abstract

The synthesis of (2R,3R,Z)-2-docosyl-3-hydroxytetracont-21-enoic acid, a significant alpha'-mycolic acid of Mycobacterium smegmatis and other mycobacteria is reported. (C) 2010 Elsevier Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.