Asperpyrone C

Trivial name:

Asperpyrone C

Systematic name:

4H-​Naphtho[2,​3-​b]​pyran-​4-​one, 5-​hydroxy-​7-​(5-​hydroxy-​8,​10-​dimethoxy-​2-​methyl-​4-​oxo-​4H-​naphtho[1,​2-​b]​pyran-​6-​yl)​-​6,​8-​dimethoxy-​2-​methyl-​, (+)​-

Molecular formulae: 

C32 H26 O11

Molecular weight: 570.54

Chemical abstract number: 491869-00-2

Literature reference:

  • Akiyama K, Teraguchi S, Hamasaki Y, et al. New dimeric naphthopyrones from Aspergillus niger. J Nat Prod. 2003;66(1):136-9.

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