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Tue, Oct 31, 2017

Scanning Fungal Warscapes for Drug Candidates

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Hexagon Bio leverages expertise in genomics, synthetic biology, chemistry, and computation to identify small molecules produced by fungi. These molecules, which are of intense interest to drug developers, might otherwise remain hidden.
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HEx: A heterologous expression platform for the discovery of fungal natural products.

Science Advances

Colin J. B. Harvey, Mancheng Tang, Ulrich Schlecht, Joe Horecka, Curt R. Fischer, Hsiao-Ching Lin, Jian Li, Brian Naughton, James Cherry, Molly Miranda, Yong Fuga Li, Angela M. Chu, James R. Hennessy, Gergana A. Vandova, Diane Inglis, Raeka S. Aiyar, Lars M. Steinmetz, Ronald W. Davis, Marnix H. Medema, Elizabeth Sattely, Chaitan Khosla, Robert P. St. Onge, Yi Tang, and Maureen E. Hillenmeyer.

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