Pharmaceutisch Weekblad

, Volume 13, Issue 2, pp 74–77 | Cite as

Biotechnology and biosynthesis of quinones

  • Albert J. J. Van den Berg


Nowadays, it is generally agreed that intensive investigation of biosynthetic pathways is a prerequisite for attaining industrial-scale production of secondary metabolites (e.g. quinones) by plant cell cultures. Literature data are presented to illustrate different aspects of today's quinone biosynthesis research.


Biosynthesis Quinones Technology 


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© Royal Dutch Association for Advancement of Pharmacy 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Albert J. J. Van den Berg
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of PharmacognosyUtrecht UniversityTB Utrechtthe Netherlands

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