Description of Natamycin


CAS No.: 7681-93-8
Formula: C33H47NO13
Molecular Weight: 665.73
Natamycin, aswell accepted as pimaricin, is a affectionate of 26-membered ring polyene macrolide antibiotics, and it is mainly produced in abysmal ability by some Streptomyces strains such as Str. chattanovgensis, Str. natalensis and Str. gilvosporeus. It serves as a broad-spectrum antifungal (fungistatic and fungicid) agent.
Natamycin is a affectionate of white to chicken apparent powder, absolute three molecules of condensate water, after aftertaste or odour.