22. Melanin Synthesis in the Cell Wall

  1. Dr. Wolfgang Krämer3,
  2. Dr. Ulrich Schirmer4,
  3. Dr. Peter Jeschke5 and
  4. Dr. Matthias Witschel6
  1. Michael Schindler1,
  2. Haruko Sawada2 and
  3. Klaus Tietjen2

Published Online: 24 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527644179.ch22

Modern Crop Protection Compounds, Volumes 1-3, Second Edition

Modern Crop Protection Compounds, Volumes 1-3, Second Edition

How to Cite

Schindler, M., Sawada, H. and Tietjen, K. (2011) Melanin Synthesis in the Cell Wall, in Modern Crop Protection Compounds, Volumes 1-3, Second Edition (eds W. Krämer, U. Schirmer, P. Jeschke and M. Witschel), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527644179.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Rosenkranz 25, 51399 Burscheid, Germany

  2. 4

    Berghalde 79, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany

  3. 5

    Bayer CropScience AG, BCS AG-R-PC-PCC, Bldg. 6510, Alfred-Nobel-Str. 50, 40789 Monheim am Rhein, Germany

  4. 6

    BASF SE GVA/HC-B009, 67056 Ludwigshafen, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bayer CropScience AG, Research Building 6500, Alfred-Nobel-Str. 50, 40789 Monheim, Germany

  2. 2

    Bayer CropScience AG, Reseach-DC-DCM, Alfred-Nobel-Str. 50, 40789 Monheim, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527329656

Online ISBN: 9783527644179

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Keywords:

  • scytalone dehydratase;
  • melanin biosynthesis inhibitor;
  • carpropamid;
  • rational drug design;
  • resistance management

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Biological Occurrence and Function of Melanin in Fungi

  • Overview: Fungicides Inhibiting DHN Melanin Biosynthesis

  • Biology of Scytalone Dehydratase Inhibitors

  • Biochemical Reaction Mechanism of Scytalone Dehydratase and Structure-Based Inhibitor Design

  • Chemistry and Stereochemistry of Carpropamid

  • Resistance Problems and Successful Management in Japan

  • Final Remarks

  • References