Recent highlights of biosynthetic studies on marine natural products.

Amiri Moghaddam J, Jautzus T, Alanjary M, Beemelmanns C (2021) Recent highlights of biosynthetic studies on marine natural products. Org Biomol Chem 19(1), 123-140. (Review)

Abstract

Marine bacteria are excellent yet often underexplored sources of structurally unique bioactive natural products. In this review we cover the diversity of marine bacterial biomolecules and highlight recent studies on structurally novel natural products. We include different compound classes and discuss the latest progress related to their biosynthetic pathway analysis and engineering: examples range from fatty acids over terpenes to PKS, NRPS and hybrid PKS-NRPS biomolecules.

Leibniz-HKI-Autoren

Christine Beemelmanns
Theresa Jautzus
Jamshid Amiri Moghaddam

Identifier

doi: 10.1039/d0ob01677b

PMID: 33216100