Hexanoic acid

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

Hexanoic acid, 3-methoxy-4,5-dimethyl-

Molecular formulae: 

C9H18O3

Molecular weight: 

174.24

Chem abstract number: 

86925-88-4

Literature reference: 

Metabolic products of Aspergillus terreus. VIII. Astepyrone: a novel metabolite of the strain IFO 4100. Arai, Kunizo; Yoshimura, Tadashi; Itatani, Yoshitaka; Yamamoto, Yuzuru. Chemical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin (1983), 31(3), 925-33.

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 16:30:55