Secondary metabolites, 3D strcuture: Trivial name – Warfarin metabolite 1
Species: A. nigerSystematic name: 1,2,5-Hexanetrione, 1-(2-hydroxyphenyl)-3-phenyl-Molecular formulae: C18H16O4Molecular weight: 296Chemical abstracts number: 119465-33-7Selected references: Microbial models of mammalian metabolism: production of novel a-diketone metabolites of warfarin and phenprocoumon by Aspergillus niger. Rizzo, Jinee D.; Davis, P. J. Coll. Pharm., Univ. Texas, Austin, TX, USA. Xenobiotica (1988), 18(12), 1425-37.
Corneal scraping stained with lactophenol cotton blue showing beaded septate hyphae not typical of either Fusarium spp or Aspergillus spp, being more consistent with a dematiceous (ie brown coloured) fungus