Erdin

Toxin: 

n

Trivial name: 

Erdin, dihydro- (7CI,​8CI); Dihydroerdin

Systematic name: 

Benzoic acid, 2-(3,5-dichloro-2,6-dihydroxy-4-methylbenzoyl)-5-hydroxy-3-methoxy-

Molecular formulae: 

C16H12Cl2O7

Molecular weight: 

387.17

Chem abstract number: 

11029-16-6

Literature reference: 

The biochemistry of micro-organisms. LI. The metabolic products of Aspergillus terreus Thom. 2. Two new chlorine-​containing mold metabolic products, geodin and erdin. Raistrick, Harold; Smith, Geo. Biochemical Journal (1936), 30, 1315-22.

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 16:08:30