Aspergillus acid A

ID 2: 338

Toxin: n

Systematic name: 2,5-Furandione, 3-[17-(acetyloxy)heptadecyl]-4-methyl-

Molecular formulae: 


Molecular weight: 408.57

Chemical abstract number: 71595-41-0

Literature reference:

  • Secondary mold metabolites. VII. Long-​chain derivatives of citraconic anhydride: new metabolites of Aspergillus wentii Wehmer. Assante, Gemma; Camarda, Lorenzo; Merlini, Lucio; Nasini, Gianluca (Ist. Patol. Veg., Univ. Milano, Milan, Italy). Gazz. Chim. Ital., 109(3-4), 151-3 (English) 1979.

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Date uploaded: 2008-07-07 13:40:36

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