phthalide or chromanol (5)

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

1(3H)-Isobenzofuranone, 3-ethoxy-5-hydroxy-4-(hydroxymethyl)-7-methoxy-6-methyl-

Molecular formulae: 

C13H16O6

Molecular weight: 

268.26

Chem abstract number: 

83440-14-6

Literature reference: 

Metabolites of microorganisms. XXVII. Cyclopaldic acid and 3-​O-​methylcyclopolic acid, two antibiotically active substances from Aspergillus duricaulis. Achenbach, Hans; Muehlenfeld, Andreas; Weber, Benno; Kohl, Werner; Brillinger, Gert Ulf. Zeitschrift fuer Naturforschung, Teil B: Anorganische Chemie, Organische Chemie (1982), 37B(8), 1091-7.

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-14 09:47:52