Chemistry and biochemistry of the streptovaricins. XII. Atropisomeric streptovaricins

Kenneth L. Rinehart, Waltraut M.J. Knoll, Katsumi Kakinuma, Frederick J. Antosz, Iain C. Paul, Andrew H.J. Wang, Fritz Reusser, L. H. Li, William C. Krueger

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

21 Citations (Scopus)


The streptovaricins (and other ansamycin antibiotics)3 derive an intrinsic helicity from their ansa rings. In connection with extensive studies of the biological activities of the streptovaricins and their derivatives, 2 we have examined the effect of this helicity on the activities displayed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)196-198
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the American Chemical Society
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1975
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • General Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Colloid and Surface Chemistry


Dive into the research topics of 'Chemistry and biochemistry of the streptovaricins. XII. Atropisomeric streptovaricins'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this