Arugosin C

Toxin: unknown

Systematic name:

[1]​Benzopyrano[4,​5-​bc]​[1]​benzoxepin-​7(2H)​-​one, 1,​12a-​dihydro-​6,​8-​dihydroxy-​1-​(1-​hydroxy-​1-​methylethyl)​-​4-​methyl-​9-​(3-​methyl-​2-​buten-​1-​yl)​-​, (1R,​12aS)​-​rel-

Molecular formulae: 


Molecular weight: 424.49

Chemical abstract number: 50875-10-0

Literature reference:

  • The biosynthesis of phenols. XXIV. Arugosin C, a metabolite of a mutant strain of Aspergillus rugulosus. Ballantine J A; Ferrito V; Hassall C H; Jenkins M L. From Journal of the Chemical Society. Perkin transactions 1 (1973), 17, 1825-30.
    Bioactive anthraquinones from endophytic fungus Aspergillus versicolor isolated from red sea alga. Hawas, Usama W.; El-Beih, Ahmed Atef; El-Halawany, Ali M. Archives of Pharmacal Research (2012), 35(10), 1749-1756.
    Secoemestrin D, a Cytotoxic Epitetrathiodioxopiperizine, and Emericellenes A-​E, Five Sesterterpenoids from Emericella sp. AST0036, a Fungal Endophyte of Astragalus lentiginosus. Xu, Ya-ming; Espinosa-Artiles, Patricia; Liu, Mangping X.; Arnold, A. Elizabeth; Gunatilaka, A. A. Leslie. Journal of Natural Products (2013), 76(12), 2330-2336

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite:

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