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Mar. Drugs 2018, 16(6), 194;

Novel Natural Products from Extremophilic Fungi

Gene Engineering and Biotechnology Beijing Key Laboratory, Key Laboratory of Cell Proliferation and Regulation Biology, Ministry of Education, College of Life Science, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875, China
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Received: 3 May 2018 / Revised: 31 May 2018 / Accepted: 2 June 2018 / Published: 4 June 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Natural Products from Marine Fungi)


Extremophilic fungi have been found to develop unique defences to survive extremes of pressure, temperature, salinity, desiccation, and pH, leading to the biosynthesis of novel natural products with diverse biological activities. The present review focuses on new extremophilic fungal natural products published from 2005 to 2017, highlighting the chemical structures and their biological potential. View Full-Text
Keywords: natural products; extremophilic fungi; biological activity natural products; extremophilic fungi; biological activity

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Zhang, X.; Li, S.-J.; Li, J.-J.; Liang, Z.-Z.; Zhao, C.-Q. Novel Natural Products from Extremophilic Fungi. Mar. Drugs 2018, 16, 194.

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