Carboxydiphenylbutenoic anhydride

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

2,5-Furandione, 3-phenyl-4-(phenylmethyl)-

Molecular formulae: 

C17H12O3

Molecular weight: 

264.28

Chem abstract number: 

65641-17-0

Literature reference: 

A new metabolite, 3-​carboxy-​2,​4-​diphenyl-​but-​2-​enoic anhydride, produced by Aspergillus nidulans. Hamasaki, Takashi; Nakajima, Hiromitsu; Yokota, Takao; Kimura, Yasuo. Agricultural and Biological Chemistry (1983), 47(4), 891-2.

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 15:48:31