tryptoquivaline A

Toxin: 

y

Systematic name: 

9'R-(9'alpha(4S*(R*)),9'abeta))-4-(2-(1-(Acetyloxy)-2-methylpropyl)-4-oxo-3(4H)-quinazolinyl)-1', 3, 4, 9'a-tetrahydro-1'-hydroxy-2', 2'-dimethylspiro(furan-2(5H), 9'-(9H)imidazo(1,2-a) indole)-3',5(2'H)-dione)

Molecular formulae: 

C29H30N4O7

Molecular weight: 

546.571

Chem abstract number: 

55387-45-6

Literature reference: 

Yamazaki M, Okuyama E, Maebayashi Y. Isolation of some new tryptoquivaline-related metabolites from Aspergillus fumigatus. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 1979 Jul;27(7):1611-7.

Chemical type: 

Toxicity: 

A tremorgenic mycotoxin producing persistent tremors and/or death in rats and cattle.

History: 

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

Date uploaded: 

2005-12-16 00:00:00