viriditoxin

Toxin: 

y

Systematic name: 

(8,8'-Bi-1H-naphtho(2,3-c)pyran)-3,3'-diacetic acid, 3,3',4,4'-tetrahydro- 9,9',10,10'-tetrahydroxy-7,7'-dimethoxy-1,1'-dioxo-, dimethyl ester (8,8'-BI-1H-NAPHTHO(2,3-c)PYRAN)-3,3'-DIACETIC ACID, 3,3',4,4'-TETRAHYDRO-9,9',1 3,3',4,4'-Tetrahydro-9,9',10,

Molecular formulae: 

C34H30O14

Molecular weight: 

662.594

Chem abstract number: 

35483-50-2

Literature reference: 

CURRENT STATUS OF RESEARCH IN MYCOTOXIN-INDUCED TERATOGENESIS HOOD RD; SZCZECH GM EXCERPTA MED INT CONGR SER (426):96,1977
TOXINS STACK ME SHERMA, J. AND B. FRIED (ED.). CHROMATOGRAPHIC SCIENCE SERIES, VOL. 71. HANDBOOK OF THIN-LAYER CHROMATOGRAPHY, SECOND EDITION. XV+1104P. MARCEL DEKKER, INC.: NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA; BASEL, SWITZERLAND. ISBN 0-8247-9454-0.; 71 (0). 1996. 1033-1045.
DAVIS ND. Sterigmatocystin and other mycotoxins produced by Aspergillus spp.. J FOOD PROT; 44 (9). 1981. 711-714, 722.
Lillehoj EB, Milburn MS. Appl Microbiol. 1973 Aug;26(2):202-5. Viriditoxin production...

Chemical type: 

Dihydroisocoumarin

Toxicity: 

Intraperitoneal LD50 2.8 mg/kg body-weight in male mice. mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 2800ug/kg (2.8mg/kg) "CRC Handbook of Antibiotic Compounds," Vols.1- , Berdy, J., Boca Raton, FL, CRC Press, 1980Vol. 5, Pg. 408, 1981.

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Date uploaded: 

2005-12-16 00:00:00