2. The Biochemistry and Genetics of Aminoglycoside Producers

  1. Dev P. Arya
  1. Wolfgang Piepersberg,
  2. Khaled M. Aboshanab,
  3. Heike Schmidt-Beißner and
  4. Udo F. Wehmeier

Published Online: 3 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470149676.ch2

Aminoglycoside Antibiotics: From Chemical Biology to Drug Discovery

Aminoglycoside Antibiotics: From Chemical Biology to Drug Discovery

How to Cite

Piepersberg, W., Aboshanab, K. M., Schmidt-Beißner, H. and Wehmeier, U. F. (2007) The Biochemistry and Genetics of Aminoglycoside Producers, in Aminoglycoside Antibiotics: From Chemical Biology to Drug Discovery (ed D. P. Arya), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470149676.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Laboratory of Medicinal Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA

Author Information

  1. BU Wuppertal, Chemical Microbiology, D-42097 Wuppertal, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471743026

Online ISBN: 9780470149676

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Keywords:

  • aminoglycoside producer biochemistry and genetics;
  • AGA families;
  • HYG-A production gene cluster

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The AGA Families

  • Special Aspects of the Genetics and Physiology of AGA Production

  • Conclusions and Outlook

  • Acknowledgments

  • References