xanthocillin

Toxin: 

y

Systematic name: 

Phenol, 4,4'-(2,3-diisocyano-1,3-butadiene-1,4-diyl)bis-

Molecular formulae: 

C18H12N2O2

Molecular weight: 

288.3

Chem abstract number: 

580-74-5

Literature reference: 

Takahashi, Chikako; Sekita, Setsuko; Yoshihira, Kunitoshi; Natori, Shinsaku (Natl. Inst. Hyg. Sci., Tokyo, Japan). Chem. Pharm. Bull., 24(10), 2317-21 (English) 1976.
Bachmann M, Blaser P, Luthy J, Schlatter C. Toxicity and mutagenicity of anthraquinones from Aspergillus chevalieri. J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol. 1992 Mar-Apr;11(2):49-52.

Chemical type: 

anthraquinone

Toxicity: 

History: 

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite: 

Date uploaded: 

2005-12-16 00:00:00