5. Microbial Siderophores

  1. Prof. Dr. H.-J. Rehm2 and
  2. Dr. G. Reed3
  1. Günther Winkelmann and
  2. Hartmut Drechsel

Published Online: 28 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527620890.ch5

Biotechnology: Products of Secondary Metabolism, Volume 7, Second Edition

Biotechnology: Products of Secondary Metabolism, Volume 7, Second Edition

How to Cite

Winkelmann, G. and Drechsel, H. (1997) Microbial Siderophores, in Biotechnology: Products of Secondary Metabolism, Volume 7, Second Edition (eds H.-J. Rehm and G. Reed), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527620890.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut für Mikrobiologie, Universität, Münster, Corrensstraße 3, D-48149 Münster, FRG

  2. 3

    1914 N. Prospect Ave.,#61, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1401, USA

Author Information

  1. Tubingen, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 APR 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527283170

Online ISBN: 9783527620890

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Keywords:

  • siderophores;
  • hydroxamate;
  • carboxylate;
  • coprogens;
  • rhodotorulic acid

Summary

The chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General Aspects

  • Bacterial Siderophores

  • Fungal Siderophores

  • Miscellaneous Compounds

  • Transport Mechanisms

  • Conclusion and Perspectives