Echinomycin, Triostin, and Related Antibiotics

  • M. J. Waring
Part of the Antibiotics book series (ANTIBIOTICS, volume 5 / 2)


Quinoxaline antibiotics are of widespread occurrence in nature. They are heterodetic cyclic depsipeptides characterized by the possession of quinoxaline-2-carboxylic acid moieties, and the whole group may conveniently be subdivided into two families, the quinomycins and triostins (Shoji and Katagiri, 1961; Yoshida et al., 1961; Otsuka and Shoji, 1965).


Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Antibiotic Molecule Field Desorption Mass Spectrometry Quinoxaline Ring Peptide Ring 
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