Studies Directed Toward the Total Synthesis of Kendomycin

Isolation and Structure

Isolated from Streptomyces violaceoruber

Biological Activity

Remarkable antibacterial activity against Gram-(+ & -) bacteria as well as multi-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains Cytotoxic effects against stomach adenocarciroma, hepatocellular carcinoma, and breast adenocarciroma Potential candidate for preventative and therapeutic use in osteoporosis

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