Dihydrocitrinone

Toxin: 

n

Trivial name: 

1H-​2-​Benzopyran-​7-​carboxylic acid, 3,​4-​dihydro-​6,​8-​dihydroxy-​3,​4,​5-​trimethyl-​1-​oxo-​, (3R-​trans)​-; Citrinone, dihydro-; Dihydrocitrinone

Systematic name: 

1H-2-Benzopyran-7-carboxylic acid, 3,4-dihydro-6,8-dihydroxy-3,4,5-trimethyl-1-oxo-, (3R,4S)-

Molecular formulae: 

C13H14O6

Molecular weight: 

266.25

Chem abstract number: 

65718-85-6

Literature reference: 

Metabolites of Aspergilli. III. The isolation of citrinin, dihydrocitrinone and sclerin from Aspergillus carneus. Chien, M. M.; Schiff, P. L., Jr.; Slatkin, D. J.; Knapp, J. E. Lloydia (1977), 40(3), 301-2.

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 16:08:30