Chemical and functional diversity of natural products from plant associated endophytic fungi.

Natural product communications

PubMedID: 19967984

Verma VC, Kharwar RN, Strobel GA. Chemical and functional diversity of natural products from plant associated endophytic fungi. Nat Prod Commun. 2009;4(11):1511-32.
This review describes examples of naturally occurring bioactive compounds obtained from fungal endophytes from various host plants. The main topics addressed are sources, identification, biological activity, biosynthesis, and ecological and chemosystematic significance of those bioactive compounds whose sources were well defined.