Astepyrone metabolite 5

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

6H-Furo[2,3-b]pyran-6-one, 2,3,3a,7a-tetrahydro-4-methoxy-3-methyl-2-[(4-nitrobenzoyl)oxy]-

Molecular formulae: 

C16H15NO8

Molecular weight: 

349.29

Chem abstract number: 

86925-85-1

Literature reference: 

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.

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 14:23:28