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Natural Product Biosynthesis by Microorganisms and Plants Part C

This new volume of Methods in Enzymology continues the legacy of this premier serial by containing quality chapters authored by leaders in the field. The third of 3 volumes covering Natural product biosynthesis by microorganisms and plants.

Biochemists, biophysicists, molecular biologists, analytical chemists, and physiologists

Included in series
Methods in Enzymology

Hardbound, 512 Pages

Published: November 2012

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-404634-4


    1. Methods for the study of endophytic microorganisms from Chinese traditional medicine (TCM) plants
      Li-Xing Zhao, Li-Hua Xu and Cheng-Lin Jiang
    2. Cyanobacteria as a Source of Natural Products
      Martin Welker, Elke Dittmann, and Hans von Döhren
    3. Isolating antifungals from fungus-growing ant symbionts using a genome-guided chemistry approach
      Ryan F. Seipke, Sabine Grüschow, Rebecca J. M. Goss, and Matthew I. Hutchings
    4. Gamma-butyrolactone and furan signalling systems in Streptomyces
      John D. Sidda and Christophe Corre
    5. Small molecules that mediate interspecies interactions
      Mohammad R. Seyedsayamdost, Matthew F. Traxler, Jon Clardy, and Roberto Kolter
    6. Finding and Analysing Plant Secondary Metabolic Gene Clusters
      Anne Osbourn, Kalliopi K. Papadopoulou, Xiaoquan Qi, Ben Field and Eva Wegel
    7. Genomic approaches for interrogating the biochemistry of medicinal plant species
      Elsa Góngora-Castillo, Greg Fedewa, Yunsoo Yeo, Joe Chappell, Dean DellaPenna and C. Robin Buel
    8. Phylogenetic approaches to natural product structure prediction
      Nadine Ziemert and Paul R. Jensen
    9. Using a virus-derived system to manipulate plant natural product biosynthetic pathways
      Frank Sainsbury, Pooja Saxena, Katrin Geisler, Anne Osbourn and George P. Lomonossoff
    10. DNA assembler: a synthetic biology tool for characterizing and engineering natural product gene clusters
      Zengyi Shao and Huimin Zhao
    11. Reassembly of functionally intact environmental DNA-derived biosynthetic gene clusters
      Dimitris Kallifidas and Sean F. Brady
    12. A toolkit for heterologous expression of metabolic pathways in Aspergillus oryzae
      Khomaizon A. Kadir, Katherine Williams and Colin M. Lazarus
    13. De novo synthesis of high-value sesquiterpenoids in yeast
      Trinh-Don Nguyen, Gillian MacNevin and Dae-Kyun Ro
    14. Streptomyces coelicolor as an expression host for heterologous gene clusters
      Juan Pablo Gomez-Escribano and Mervyn J. Bibb
    15. Towards awakening cryptic secondary metabolite gene clusters in filamentous fungi
      Fang Yun Lim, James F. Sanchez, Clay C. C. Wang and N.P. Keller
    16. Regulatory cross-talk and microbial induction of fungal secondary metabolite clusters
      Hans-Wilhelm Nützmann, Volker Schroeckh and Axel A. Brakhage
    17. Waking up Streptomyces secondary metabolism by genetic disruption of repressors or constitutive expression of activators
      Bertrand Aigle and Christophe Corre
    18. Use and discovery of chemical elicitors that stimulate biosynthetic gene clusters in Streptomyces bacteria
      Jane M. Moore, Elizabeth Bradshaw, Ryan F. Seipke, Matt I. Hutchings and Michael McArthur
    19. Persister eradication: lessons from the world of natural products
      Iris Keren, Lawrence R. Mulcahy and Kim Lewis



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