Structure of zamamistatin-a correction

Masaki Kita, Yuta Tsunematsu, Ichiro Hayakawa, Hideo Kigoshi

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The structure of zamamistatin, an antibacterial dibromotyrosine derivative, has been revised. Its structure was not exo- or endo-type dimer 1 or 2 which were described previously, but was identical to a dibromophenylpyruvic acid derivative, aeroplysinin-1 (3).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5383-5384
Number of pages2
JournalTetrahedron Letters
Issue number37
Publication statusPublished - Sep 8 2008
Externally publishedYes


  • Antibacterial marine alkaloid
  • Dibromophenylpyruvic acid
  • Spectroscopic analysis
  • Structural revision
  • Zamamistatin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry


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