Emethacin B

Toxin: 

n

Trivial name: 

2,​5-​Piperazinedione, 3,​6-​bis(methylthio)​-​3,​6-​bis(phenylmethyl)​-​, (3R-​cis)​-; Emethacin B

Systematic name: 

2,5-Piperazinedione, 3,6-bis(methylthio)-3,6-bis(phenylmethyl)-, (3R,6R)-

Molecular formulae: 

C20H22N2O2S2

Molecular weight: 

386.53

Chem abstract number: 

87869-00-9

Literature reference: 

Structure and synthesis of cis-​3,​6-​dibenzyl-​3,​6-​bis(methylthio)​piperazine-​2,​5-​dione, a new metabolite of Aspergillus terreus. Kirby, Gordon W.; Robins, David J.; Stark, W. Marshall. Journal of the Chemical Society, Chemical Communications (1983), (15), 812-13.

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 16:08:30