ID 2: 71
Trivial name: 9H-Pyrrolo[1′,2′:2,3]isoindolo[4,5,6-cd]indol-9-one, 10-acetyl-2,6,6a,7,11a,11b-hexahydro-11-hydroxy-7,7-dimethyl-, (6aα,11aβ,11bα)- (8CI); Cyclopiazonic acid; NSC 117181; α-Cyclopiazonic acid
9H-Pyrrolo[1′,2′:2,3]isoindolo[4,5,6-cd]indol-9-one, 10-acetyl-2,6,6a,7,11a,11b-hexahydro-11-hydroxy-7,7-dimethyl-, (6aR,11aS,11bR)-rel-
Molecular weight: 336.39
Chemical abstract number: 18172-33-3
Chemical type: Alkaloid
Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite:
Tremorgenic toxin. Causes degenerative changes in the liver, kidney and other organs. Intraperitoneal LD50 in the rat 2.3 mg/kg body-weight and oral LD50 of the sodium salt of cyclopiazonic acid is reported to be 19 mg/kg body-weight.
Date uploaded: 2007-09-25 14:42:26
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