Composition of matter and process

Kenneth L Rinehart (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


Novel antibiotics didemnins A, B and C (didemnins), and nordidemnins A, B and C (nordidemnins) which can be obtained from a marine organism. These antibiotics are active against a variety of DNA and RNA viruses; thus, they can be used in various environments to control or eradicate these viruses. Further, these antibiotics have demonstrated therapeutic value against two murine cancer types.
Original languageEnglish (US)
U.S. patent number4782135
Filing date1/13/83
StatePublished - Nov 1 1988


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