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Streptovaricins are a group of structurally related macrolide antibiotics.[1] They belong to the larger class of antibiotics known as ansamycins.

Chemical structure of streptovaricin A


  1. ^ Rinehart, Kenneth L. Jr.; Knoll, Waltraut M.; Kakinuma, Katsumi; Antosz, Frederick J.; Paul, Iain C.; Wang, Andrew H. J.; Reusser, Fritz; Li, L. H.; Krueger, William C. (1975). "Chemistry and biochemistry of the streptovaricins. XII. Atropisomeric streptovaricins". Journal of the American Chemical Society. 97 (1): 196–8. doi:10.1021/ja00834a039.