1975 Volume 28 Issue 1 Pages 56-59
Two new antibiotics cerexins A and B were isolated from different strains identified with Bacillus cereus. These two antibiotics are amphoteric in nature, soluble in particular solvents such as dimethylsulfoxide, dimethylformamide and alkaline water. and show typical infrared absorptions of peptide. These also have similar antimicrobial properties active against gram-positive bacteria.