Accession Number : AD0777012
Title : Preparation of Prodigiosin-like Pigments for Antimalarial Testing.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 72-Sep 73,
Corporate Author : RUTGERS - THE STATE UNIV NEW BRUNSWICK N J INST OF MICROBIOLOGY
Personal Author(s) : Gerber,Nancy N.
Report Date : 15 OCT 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 31
Abstract : By fermentation using Streptomyces longisporus ruber 3762 and S. sp. Y-42 the authors prepared and purified 500 mg each of 3 basic pigments for antimalarial testing. One of these and two prepared earlier were active against malaria in mice. (Author)
Descriptors : *Prodigiosin, *Antimalarials, Actinomyces, Streptomyces, Antibiotics, Chemotherapeutic agents, Organic pigments, Fermentation, Preparation, Bioassay, Mice
Subject Categories : Pharmacology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE