Gliotoxin G (1)

Toxin: 

n

Trivial name: 

2,​3-​Dithia-​5,​7-​diazabicyclo[2.2.2]​octane-​6,​8-​dione, 5,​7-​bis(methoxymethyl)​-​1,​4-​bis(phenylmethyl)​-​, (±)​-

Systematic name: 

2,3-Dithia-5,7-diazabicyclo[2.2.2]octane-6,8-dione, 5,7-bis(methoxymethyl)-1,4-bis(phenylmethyl)-

Molecular formulae: 

C22H24N2O4S2

Molecular weight: 

444.57

Chem abstract number: 

87869-04-3

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. Partial synthesis of gliotoxin G, an epitetrathiodioxopiperazine. Kirby, Gordon W.; Rao, Ghanakota V.; Robins, David J.; Stark, W. Marshall. Tetrahedron Letters (1986), 27(45), 5539-40.

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 16:30:55