Bianthrone and secoanthraquinone secondary metabolite 1

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

Benzoic acid, 2-(2,6-dihydroxy-4-methylbenzoyl)-3,5-dihydroxy-, methyl ester

Molecular formulae: 

C16H14O7

Molecular weight: 

318.28

Chem abstract number: 

57459-06-0

Literature reference: 

Natural products from fungi. 26. Secoanthraquinone from emodin. Franck, Burchard; Berger-Lohr, Bernd. Angewandte Chemie (1975), 87(23), 845-6. Secondary mold metabolites. IX. Structure of a new bianthrone and of three new secoanthraquinones from Aspergillus wentii Wehmer. Assante, Gemma; Camarda, Lorenzo; Nasini, Gianluca. Gazzetta Chimica Italiana (1980), 110(11-12), 629-31

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 14:55:34