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 - Jan 2011
Externally publishedYes


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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry


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