alexa Natural products--a simple model to explain chemical diversity.


Journal of Plant Pathology & Microbiology

Author(s): Firn RD, Jones CG

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Abstract A simple evolutionary model is presented which explains why organisms produce so many natural products, why so many have low biological activity, why enzymes involved in natural product synthesis have the properties they do and why natural product metabolism is shaped as it is.
This article was published in Nat Prod Rep and referenced in Journal of Plant Pathology & Microbiology

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