Anticancer and antifungal compounds from Aspergillus, Penicillium and other filamentous fungi

Tanja Thorskov Bladt, Jens Christian Frisvad, Peter Boldsen Knudsen, Thomas Ostenfeld Larsen

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    This review covers important anticancer and antifungal compounds reported from filamentous fungi and in particular from Aspergillus, Penicillium and Talaromyces. The taxonomy of these fungi is not trivial, so a focus of this review has been to report the correct identity of the producing organisms based on substantial previous in-house chemotaxonomic studies.
    Original languageEnglish
    Issue number9
    Pages (from-to)11338-11376
    Publication statusPublished - 2013


    • Anticancer
    • Polyketides
    • Non-ribosomal peptides
    • Terpenoids
    • Fungi
    • Natural products
    • Taxonomy

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