Aspterric acid

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

1H-​3,​9a-​Methanocyclopent[c]​oxocin-​4-​carboxylic acid, octahydro-​4-​hydroxy-​7-​(1-​methylethylidene)​-​, (3R,​4R,​6aS,​9aS)​-

Molecular formulae: 

C15H22O4

Molecular weight: 

266.33

Chem abstract number: 

67309-95-9

Literature reference: 

Aspterric acid, a new sesquiterpenoid of the carotane group, a metabolite from Aspergillus terreus IFO-​6123. X-​ray crystal and molecular structure of its p-​bromobenzoate. Tsuda, Yoshisuke; Kaneda, Miyuki; Tada, Akihiro; Nitta, Keiichi; Yamamoto, Yuzuru; Iitaka, Youichi. Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications (1978), (4), 160-1

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 14:23:28