sphingofungin B

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

6-Eicosenoic acid, 2-amino-3,4,5,14-tetrahydroxy- (2S,5S,3R,4R,14R)-2-Amino-3,4,5,14-tetrahydroxyicos-6-enoic acid

Molecular formulae: 

C20H39NO6

Molecular weight: 

389.527

Chem abstract number: 

121025-45-4

Literature reference: 

VanMiddlesworth F, Giacobbe RA, Lopez M, Garrity G, Bland JA, Bartizal K, Fromtling RA, Polishook J, Zweerink M, Edison AM, et al. J Antibiot (Tokyo). 1992 Jun;45(6):861-7. Sphingofungins A, B, C, and D; a new family of antifungal agents. I. Fermentation, isolation, and biological activity.
Zweerink MM, Edison AM, Wells GB, Pinto W, Lester RL. Characterization of a novel, potent, and specific inhibitor of serine palmitoyltransferase. J Biol Chem. 1992 Dec 15;267(35):25032-8.

Chemical type: 

ALKALOID FUMONISINS

Toxicity: 

History: 

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

Date uploaded: 

2008-07-14 10:22:26