Synthesis of N1-and N8-(γ-L-Glutamyl) spermidines and (γ-L-Glutamyl) putrescine

Kazuya Toho, Naoki Abe, Teiko Yamada, Yoshifumi Ito, Hiroyuki Konno, Shigefumi Kuwahara, Hiromasa Kiyota

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    (γ-L-Glutamyl)putrescine and N1- and N8- (γ-L-glutamyl)spermidines, possible regioisomeric products of the polyamine glutamyl transferase of bacteria such as Escherichia coli and Pseudomonas aeruginosa, were synthesized from N-Boc-protected putrescine and 1,3-propanediamine.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1-4
    Number of pages4
    JournalLetters in Organic Chemistry
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 2011 Jan


    • Glutamylputrescine
    • Glutamylspermidine
    • Polyamine biosynthesis
    • Polyamine glutamyl transferase
    • Pseudomonas aeruginosa

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Biochemistry
    • Organic Chemistry


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