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- Price, Neil P. J.; Bischoff, Kenneth M.; Leathers, Timothy D.; Cosse, Allard A.; Manitchotpisit, Pennapa
- The Journal of Antibiotics 2017 v.70 no.2 pp. 136-141
- Aureobasidium pullulans; Streptococcus; antibacterial properties; antibiotics; arabinitol; arabitol; fungi; galactitol; glycerol; lipids; mannitol; nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy; sorbitol; sucrose
- ... Liamocins are polyol lipids produced by the fungus Aureobasidium pullulans, and have selective antibacterial activity against Streptococcus species. Liamocins produced by A. pullulans strain NRRL 50380 on sucrose medium have a D-mannitol head group ester-linked to 3,5-dihydroxydecanoate acyl chains, three or four of which are joined together by 1,5-polyester bonds (liamocins Man-A1 and Man-B1), an ...