5,6-dimethoxysterigmatocystin

Toxin: 

n

Systematic name: 

7H-Furo[3',2':4,5]furo[2,3-c]xanthen-7-one, 3a,12c-dihydro-8-hydroxy-6,10,11-trimethoxy-, (3aR-cis)-

Molecular formulae: 

C20H16O8

Molecular weight: 

384.336

Chem abstract number: 

65176-75-2

Literature reference: 

5,​6-​Dimethoxysterigmatocystin and related metabolites from Aspergillus multicolor. Hamasaki, Takashi; Nakagomi, Takeo; Hatsuda, Yuichi; Fukuyama, Keiichi; Katsube, Yukiteru (Fac. Agric., Tottori Univ., Tottori 680, Japan). Agric. Biol. Chem., 44(5), 1149-55 (English) 1980.
 Inhibitory effect of sterigmatocystin and 5,6-dimethoxysterigmatocystin on ATP synthesis in mitochondria. Kawai K, Nakamaru T, Nozawa Y, Maebayashi Y, Yamazaki M, Natori S. Appl Environ Microbiol. 1984 Nov;48(5):1001-3.

Chemical type: 

Dihydrodifuranoxanthone

Structure image: 

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Date uploaded: 

2008-07-07 12:40:48