3-Pentenophenone, 2',3',6'-trihydroxy- (7CI,8CI); Maltoryzin; Maltoryzine
3-Penten-1-one, 1-(2,3,6-trihydroxyphenyl)- (9CI)<br />
Chem abstract number:
Maltoryzine, a new toxic metabolite produced by a strain of Aspergillus oryzae var. microsporus isolated from the poisonous malt sprout. Iizuka, Hiroshi; Iida, Mitsugi. Nature (London, United Kingdom) (1962), 196, 681-2.
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 3mg/kg (3mg/kg) EFFECTS: PERIPHERAL NERVE AND SENSATION: FLACCID PARALYSIS WITHOUT ANESTHESIA (USUALLY NEUROMUSCULAR BLOCKAGE) Food and Cosmetics Toxicology. Vol. 1, Pg. 309, 1963.
Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite:
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