alanyltryptophan anhydride

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

2,5-Piperazinedione, 3-(1H-indol-3-ylmethyl)-6-methyl-, (3S,6S)-

Molecular formulae: 

C14H15N3O2

Molecular weight: 

257

Chem abstract number: 

17079-37-7

Literature reference: 

A new metabolite, L-​alanyl-​L-​tryptophan anhydride from Aspergillus chevalieri. Hamasaki, Takashi; Nagayama, Kouzou; Hatsuda, Yuichi (Fac. Agric., Tottori Univ., Tottori, Japan). Agric. Biol. Chem., 40(12), 2487 (English) 1976. Identification of D-valyl-L-tryptophan anhydride from Aspergillus chevalieri. Stipanovic RD, Schroeder HW, Hein H Jr. Lloydia. 1976 Mar-Jun;39(2-3):158-9.

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 13:13:20