Phthalide or chromanol (8)

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

4-Isobenzofurancarboxaldehyde, 3-ethoxy-1,3-dihydro-7-methoxy-6-methyl-5-[(3-methyl-2-butenyl)oxy]-1-oxo-

Molecular formulae: 

C18H22O6

Molecular weight: 

334.36

Chem abstract number: 

85163-41-3

Literature reference: 

Highly substituted chromanols from cultures of Aspergillus duricaulis. Achenbach, Hans; Muehlenfeld, Andreas; Weber, Benno; Brillinger, G. U. Tetrahedron Letters (1982), 23(45), 4659-60.

Structure image: 

Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-14 09:47:52