Monacolin L lactone

Trivial name:

Monacolin L lactone

Molecular weight: 305.2083

Literature reference:

  • Boruta T, Bizukojc M. Culture-based and sequence-based insights into biosynthesis of secondary metabolites by Aspergillus terreus ATCC 20542. J Biotechnol. 2014 Apr 10;175:53-62. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2014.01.038. Epub 2014 Feb 15.

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Aspergillus Species known to produce this metabolite:

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monacolin L lactone

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