Blasticidin A - CAS 100513-53-9
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A high molecular weight tetramic acid with broad spectrum antifungal and antibacterial activity; isolated as the stable calcium salt/complex
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>98% by HPLC
Yellow tan solid
Soluble in DMF, DMSO or methanol. Moderately soluble in water and ethanol.
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