Indole

Toxin: 

n

Trivial name: 

Indole (8CI); 1-​Azaindene; 1-​Benzazole; 2,​3-​Benzopyrrole; Benzo[b]​pyrrole; Ketole; NSC 1964

Systematic name: 

1H-Indole

Molecular formulae: 

C8H7N

Molecular weight: 

117.15

Chem abstract number: 

120-72-9

Literature reference: 

The formation of flavin-​type pigments in liquid cultures of Aspergillus niger. Knobloch, H.; Sellmann, R. Zentralblatt fuer Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde, Infektionskrankheiten und Hygiene, Abteilung 2, Naturwissenschaftliche: Allgemeine, Landwirtschaftliche und Technische Mikrobiologie (1941), 103, 277-80. Chemical studies of the Aspergillus glaucus group. XI. Echinulin. Quilico, Adolfo. Cesare Cardani, and Franco Piozzi. Gazz. chim. ital. (1955), 85, 3-33. Neoechinuline: a new indole metabolite from Aspergillus amstelodami. Barbetta, Marco; Casnati, Giuseppe; Pochini, A.; Selva...

Toxicity: 

Tremorgenic

Structure image: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 16:30:55