Marine Biotechnology

, Volume 15, Issue 5, pp 499–519

Marine-Derived Aspergillus Species as a Source of Bioactive Secondary Metabolites

  • Yoon Mi Lee
  • Min Jeong Kim
  • Huayue Li
  • Ping Zhang
  • Baoquan Bao
  • Ka Jeong Lee
  • Jee H. Jung
Review Article

DOI: 10.1007/s10126-013-9506-3

Cite this article as:
Lee, Y.M., Kim, M.J., Li, H. et al. Mar Biotechnol (2013) 15: 499. doi:10.1007/s10126-013-9506-3

Abstract

This report reviews biologically active secondary metabolites from marine-derived members of the fungal genus Aspergillus. Pharmacological activities and biological roles of the secondary metabolites from marine-derived Aspergillus spp. were addressed in respect of pharmaceutical potential.

Keywords

Marine-derived Aspergillus spp. Bioactive Secondary metabolite 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yoon Mi Lee
    • 1
  • Min Jeong Kim
    • 1
  • Huayue Li
    • 1
  • Ping Zhang
    • 2
  • Baoquan Bao
    • 2
  • Ka Jeong Lee
    • 3
  • Jee H. Jung
    • 1
  1. 1.College of PharmacyPusan National UniversityBusanRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.College of Mongolian MedicineInner Mongolian University for the NationalitiesTongliaoChina
  3. 3.Food Safety Research DivisionNational Fisheries Research & Development InstituteBusanRepublic of Korea

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