ID 2: 298

Toxin: n

Systematic name: 1(3H)-Isobenzofuranone, 5,7-dihydroxy-6-methyl-

Molecular formulae: 


Molecular weight: 180

Chemical abstract number: 55483-01-7

Literature reference:

  • Structure of versicolorone isolated from Aspergillus versicolor. Berger-Deguee, M.; Berger, Y. (Inst. Chim., Univ. Liege, Liege 4000 1, Belg.). Phytochemistry, 21(6), 1449-51 (English) 1982.

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Structure image:  


Date uploaded: 2008-07-07 12:41:57

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