SKU: B083  / 
    CAS Number: 743-51-1

    Byssochlamic Acid

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    Byssochlamic Acid is a nonadride mycotoxin first isolated from Byssochlamiys fulva by Raistrick and Smith at the Univeristy of London, UK in 1933. Byssochlamic Acid is closely related to the mycotoxins rubratoxin B, produced by Penicillium rubrum, and glaucanic acid, isolated from P. glaucum. The reported pharmacology of Byssochlamic Acid is limited to antitumor and phytotoxic activity.

    Molecular Formula  C18H20O6  

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    Raistrick H and Smith G (1933)  The biochemistry of microorganisms. XXXV. The metabolic products of Byssochlamys fulva Olliver and Smith.  Biochem. J. 27:1814

    Szwalbe AJ et al (2015)  Novel nonadride, heptadride and maleic acid metabolites from the byssochlamic acid producer Byssochlamys fulva IMI 40021 – an insight into the biosynthesis of maleidrides. Chem. Commun. 51:17088