O-methyl-Sterigmatocystin

Toxin: 

y

Trivial name: 

7H-​Furo[3',​2':4,​5]​furo[2,​3-​c]​xanthen-​7-​one, 3a,​12c-​dihydro-​6,​8-​dimethoxy-​, (3aR-​cis)​- (8CI); Sterigmatocystin, O-​methyl- (6CI); O-​Methylsterigmatocyst​in

Systematic name: 

7H-Furo[3',2':4,5]furo[2,3-c]xanthen-7-one, 3a,12c-dihydro-6,8-dimethoxy-, (3aR,12cS)-

Molecular formulae: 

C19H14O6

Molecular weight: 

338.31

Chem abstract number: 

17878-69-2

Literature reference: 

Biochemistry of micro-organisms. XCIX. Metabolic products of Aspergillus versicolor. Birkinshaw, J. H.; Hammady, I. M. M. Biochemical Journal (1957), 65, 162-6. O-​Methylsterigmatocystin, a new metabolite from Aspergillus flavus. Burkhardt, Hans J.; Forgacs, Joseph. Tetrahedron (1968), 24(2), 717-20. Production of sterigmatocystin by some species of the genus Aspergillus and its toxicity to chicken embryos. Schroeder, H. W.; Kelton, W. H. Applied Microbiology (1975), 30(4), 589-91. Carbon-​13 nuclear magnetic resonance studies of fungal metabolites, aflatoxins, and sterigmatocystins. Cox,...

Chemical type: 

Dihydrodifuranoxanthone

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 16:58:01