Emericid, a new polyether antibiotic from Streptomyces hygroscopicus (DS 24 367)

Experientia
L NinetJ Y Lallemand

Abstract

Emericid is a new polyether polycyclic ionophore antibiotic excreted by Streptomyces hygroscopicus (DS 24 367). Active in vitro against Gram-positive bacteria, it is ineffective in vivo. At a 0.006-0.02% level in the diet it protects chickens and rabbits against coccidiosis.

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