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Publication type: Article in scientific journal
Type of review: Peer review (publication)
Title: Pantocin A, a peptide-derived antibiotic involved in biological control by plant-associated Pantoea species
Authors : Smits, Theo H.M.
Duffy, Brion
Blom, Jochen
Ishimaru, Carol A.
Stockwell, Virginia O.
et. al : No
DOI : 10.1007/s00203-019-01647-7
Published in : Archives of Microbiology
Volume(Issue) : 201
Issue : 6
Pages : 713
Pages to: 722
Issue Date: 13-Mar-2019
Publisher / Ed. Institution : Springer
ISSN: 0302-8933
Language : English
Subjects : Biocontrol; Erwinia amylovora; Fire blight; Herbicolin O; Histidine-reversible; MccEh252; Pantoea agglomerans; Pantoea vagans
Subject (DDC) : 570: Biology
Abstract: The genus Pantoea contains a broad range of plant-associated bacteria, including some economically important plant pathogens as well as some beneficial members effective as biological control agents of plant pathogens. The most well-characterized representatives of biological control agents from this genus generally produce one or more antimicrobial compounds adding to biocontrol efficacy. Some Pantoea species evaluated as biocontrol agents for fire blight disease of apple and pear produce a histidine-reversible antibiotic. Three commonly studied histidine-reversible antibiotics produced by Pantoea spp. are herbicolin O, MccEh252, and pantocin A. Pantocin A is a novel ribosomally encoded and post-translationally modified peptide natural product. Here, we review the current knowledge on the chemistry, genetics, biosynthesis, and incidence and environmental relevance of pantocin A and related histidine-reversible antibiotics produced by Pantoea.
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Restricted until : 2024-03-31
Departement: Life Sciences and Facility Management
Organisational Unit: Institute of Natural Resource Sciences (IUNR)
Published as part of the ZHAW project : Genomik und Transkriptomik von Erwinia und Pantoea
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