2-Methyl-1,4-benzoquinone 5,6-epoxide

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

7-Oxabicyclo[4.1.0]hept-3-ene-2,5-dione, 3-methyl-

Molecular formulae: 

C7H6O3

Molecular weight: 

138

Chem abstract number: 

15254-70-3

Literature reference: 

Subramanian, T.; Namasivayam, K. Mohan; Shanmugasundaram, E. R. B. (Biochem. Lab., Univ. Madras, Madras, India). Proc. Indian Acad. Sci., Sect. B, 87B(7), 177-9 (English) 1978.

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 12:32:01