Andibenin B

ID 2: 291

Toxin: n

Systematic name: Spiro[5,11a-methano-1H,11aH-fluoreno[4,4a-c]furan-9(3H),3′(6’H)-[2H]pyran]-3,6,6′(5H)-trione, 6a,7,7a,8,10,11-hexahydro-8-hydroxy-2′,2′,5,6a,8-pentamethyl-, (3’S,5S,6aR,7aR,8R,11aS,11bR)-

Molecular formulae: 


Molecular weight: 426.50

Chemical abstract number: 60451-42-5

Literature reference:

  • Fungal metabolites. Part 7. Structures of C25 compounds from Aspergillus variecolor. Dunn, Andrew W.; Johnstone, Robert A. W.; King, Trevor J.; Lessinger, Leslie; Sklarz, Benjamin (Robert Robinson Lab., Univ. Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3BX, Engl.). J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, (9), 2113-17 (English) 1979.
    Biosynthesis of the meroterpenoid metabolite, andibenin B: aromatic precursors. Bartlett, Alan J.; Holker, John S. E.; O’Brien, Eugene; Simpson, Thomas J. J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 1981, 1198-1200

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Date uploaded: 2008-07-07 13:22:30

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