terreic acid

Toxin: 

y

Systematic name: 

7-Oxabicyclo[4.1.0]hept-3-ene-2,5-dione, 3-hydroxy-4-methyl-, (1R,6S)-

Molecular formulae: 

C7H6O4

Molecular weight: 

154.12

Chem abstract number: 

121-40-4

Literature reference: 

Subramanian, T.; Namasivayam, K. Mohan; Shanmugasundaram, E. R. B. (Biochem. Lab., Univ. Madras, Madras, India). Proc. Indian Acad. Sci., Sect. B, 87B(7), 177-9 (English) 1978.
Yamamoto H, Moriyama K, Jinnouchi H, Yagishita K. Jpn J Antibiot. 1980 Mar;33(3):320-8. Studies on terreic acid.

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Toxicity: 

mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 75mg/kg (75mg/kg) Japanese Journal of Antibiotics. Vol. 33, Pg. 320, 1980. Link to PubMed

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Date uploaded: 

2005-12-15 00:00:00