Biologically active metabolites from fungi. Part 16: New preussomerins J, K and L from an endophytic fungus: Structure elucidation, crystal structure analysis and determination of absolute configuration by CD calculations

Karsten Krohn, Ulrich Flörke, Markus John, Natalia Root, Klaus Steingröver, Hans Jürgen Aust, Siegfried Draeger, Barbara Schulz, Sándor Antus, Miklos Simonyi, Ferenc Zsila

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Three known preussomerins, G (1), H (2) and I (3), and three new representatives, J (4), K (5) and L (6), were isolated from an endophytic fungus, a Mycelia sterila, from Atropa belladonna. Their absolute configuration was determined by comparison of calculated and experimental CD spectra.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4343-4348
Number of pages6
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - May 14 2001



  • Antifungal agents
  • Fungal metabolites
  • Preussomerins
  • Spiroketal bisnaphthalenes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry

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