Advances in Biochemical Engineering, Volume 003 by T.K. Ghose ,A. Fiechter, N.Blakebrough

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Coelicolor (Hopwood, 1965). There is much more information on the biosynthetic steps, enzyme reactions and the genetic control of formation of such metabolites as amino acids or nucleotides which permits a rational approach to obtaining high-production strains and to developing high-yield technological procedures. With natural substances, such as alkaloids, antibiotics or pigments, the situation is much more complicated. We have now at our disposal only fragmentary data on the biosynthetic pathway and on their intermediates; of the enzyme reactions participating in the biosynthetic pathways we are nearly ignorant.

He is of the opinion that the formation of this compound is induced by the accumulation of 6-methylsalicylic acid in the medium; other intermediates are likewise attributed the role of inducers of the synthesis of further enzymes. The biosynthesis proceeds through the so-called diversifying reactions which are mediated by sequentially induced enzymes (Bu'Lock and Powell, t965). However, the most recent results of a study of the conversion of 6-methylsalicylic acid to patulin indicate that the process does not take place at random but that it obeys a firm inner order.

Aureofaciens mutants was isolated from two standard strains of S. , 1969b). According to the differences in biosynthetic activity, the mutants were divided into twelve metabolic groups (Table 5). In eight of these, chromatography showed the production of novel compounds differing from the metabolites of the standard strains; in nine groups atypical pigments were also produced. The identification of these metabolites is still in progress, our preliminary results suggest that most of them belong to the tetracycline series.

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