Parasiticol

Toxin: 

n

Trivial name: 

Aflatoxin B3; Parasiticol

Systematic name: 

2H-​Furo[3',​2':4,​5]​furo[2,​3-​h]​-​1-​benzopyran-​2-​one, 7a,​10a-​dihydro-​4-​(2-​hydroxyethyl)​-​5-​methoxy-

Molecular formulae: 

C16H14O6

Molecular weight: 

302.28

Chem abstract number: 

23315-33-5

Literature reference: 

Metabolites of Aspergillus flavus. Heathcote, John G.; Dutton, M. F. Tetrahedron (1969), 25(7), 1497-500. Parasiticol: new metabolite from Aspergillus parasiticus. Stubblefield, Robert D.; Shotwell, Odette L.; Shannon, Gail M.; Weisleder, David; Rohwedder, William K. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry (1970), 18(3), 391-3. Carbon-​13 nuclear magnetic resonance studies of fungal metabolites, aflatoxins, and sterigmatocystins. Cox, Richard H.; Cole, Richard J. Journal of Organic Chemistry (1977), 42(1), 112-14.

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-14 09:51:33