Citraconic anhydride metabolite 2

ID 2: 334

Toxin: n

Trivial name: 2,​5-​Furandione, 3-​(15-​hydroxyhexadecyl)​-​4-​methyl-​, (S)​-; (+)​-​Aspergillus acid C

Systematic name:

2,5-Furandione, 3-(15-hydroxyhexadecyl)-4-methyl-, (S)-

Molecular formulae: 


Molecular weight: 352.51

Chemical abstract number: 71595-43-2

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. Gazzetta Chimica Italiana (1979), 109(3-4), 151-3.
    A Facile Synthesis and Enzymatic Resolution of Naturally Occurring Remotely­ Functionalized Alkylmethylmaleic Anhydrides from Aspergillus wentii: Aspergillus Acids A-D [1]

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Date uploaded: 2008-07-07 15:48:31

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