Astechrome

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

Iron, tris[1-(hydroxy-kO)-5-methoxy-6-methyl-3-[[7-(3-methyl-2-butenyl)-1H-indol-3-yl]methyl]-2(1H)-pyrazinonato-kO2]-

Molecular formulae: 

C60H66FeN9O9

Chem abstract number: 

75310-10-0

Literature reference: 

Metabolic products of Aspergillus terreus. VII. Astechrome: an iron-​containing metabolite of the strain IFO 6123. Arai, Kunizo; Sato, Shingo; Shimizu, Sakae; Nitta, Keiichi; Yamamoto, Yuzuru. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin (1981), 29(6), 1510-17. A Nonribosomal Peptide Synthetase-​Derived Iron(III) Complex from the Pathogenic Fungus Aspergillus fumigatus. Yin, Wen-Bing; Baccile, Joshua A.; Bok, Jin Woo; Chen, Yiming; Keller, Nancy P.; Schroeder, Frank C. Journal of the American Chemical Society (2013), 135(6), 2064-2067.

Toxicity: 

Virulence factor.

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 14:23:28