Astepyrone metabolite 2

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

6H-Furo[2,3-b]pyran-6-one, 2,3,3a,7a-tetrahydro-2-hydroxy-4-methoxy-3-methyl

Molecular formulae: 

C9H12O5

Molecular weight: 

200.19

Chem abstract number: 

86925-92-0

Literature reference: 

Hassan, M. M.; Elshafei, A. M.; Elzainy, T. A. (Lab. Microb. Chem., Natl. Res. Cent., Cairo, Egypt). Egypt. J. Bot., Volume Date 1980, 23(2), 123-6 (English) 1982. Metabolic products of Aspergillus terreus. VIII. Astepyrone: a novel metabolite of the strain IFO 4100. Arai, Kunizo; Yoshimura, Tadashi; Itatani, Yoshitaka; Yamamoto, Yuzuru. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin (1983), 31(3), 925-33.

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 14:23:28