Heronapyrrole B is a member of a family of farnesylated 2-nitropyrroles isolated from a marine-derived Streptomyces found on the Australian Barrier Reef by Capon and co-workers of the University of Queensland, Australia. Heronapyrrole B is potently active against Gram positive bacteria and has fungistatic activity.
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