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Marine endophyte sources of new chemical natural products: a review

E.B. Gareth Jones, Susan J. Stanley and Umpava Pinruan
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We review the occurrence of fungal endophytes in marine organisms, in particular of seaweeds and mangrove plants, and compare them to obligate or marine-derived fungi. The ability of endophytes to produce a wide range of new or novel bioactive compounds is also discussed.

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Received: 2007-11-5
Accepted: 2008-3-18
Published Online: 2008-06-01
Published in Print: 2008-06-01

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