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- Wu, Ying-Ying, et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Phytochemistry letters 2018 v.27 pp. 123-128
- Aspergillus tubingensis; Panax ginseng; antineoplastic activity; antineoplastic agents; biotransformation; chemical structure; computer simulation; fungi; human cell lines; humans; leaves; neoplasm cells; rhizosphere; saponins; soil; stems; China
- ... Rare ginsenoside Rh4 and its aglycone are present in low levels in Panax ginseng. This study focused on achieving ginsenoside Rh4 and its aglycone by microbial transformation of the total saponins of stems and leaves of P. ginseng (TSSLG). A total of 78 fungal strains isolated from the rhizosphere soil of P. ginseng, and one of them, Aspergillus tubingensis, was found to be capable of biotransform ...