Center for High-Throughput Functional Annotation of Natural Products


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Potts, M.A., Rosales, T. I.; McMillan, E. A.; Kim, H.; Ou, Y.; Toombs, J. E.; Brekken, R. A.; MacMillan, J. B.; White, M.A. "Exceptional responders to didemnin B illuminate mechanism of action and pharmacogenomic biomarkers for antineoplastic activity" Nat. Chem. Biol. 2015, 11, 401-408. (

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