Asterriquinone (2)

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

Benzo[1'',2'':4,5;4'',5'':4',5']difuro[2,3-b:2',3'-b']diindole-7b,14b-diol, 5,5a,12,12a-tetrahydro-7,14-dimethoxy-

Molecular formulae: 

C24H20N2O6

Molecular weight: 

432.43

Chem abstract number: 

78279-84-2

Literature reference: 

Metabolic products of Aspergillus terreus. VI. Metabolites of the strain IFO 8835. (3)​. The isolation and chemical structures of colorless metabolites. Arai, Kunizo; Shimizu, Sakae; Yamamoto, Yuzuru. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin (1981), 29(4), 1005-12 Metabolic products of Aspergillus terreus. X. Biosynthesis of asterriquinones. Arai, Kunizo; Yamamoto, Yuzuru. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin (1990), 38(11), 2929-32.

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 14:23:28