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    CAS Number: 610-88-8

    Tenuazonic acid

    $109.73 - $384.02
    Tenuazonic acid is potent tetramic acid mycotoxin produced by several fungal genera, notably Alternaria. Tenuazonic acid exhibits antitumor, antiviral and antibacterial activity.

    Tenuazonic acid is soluble in DMF and DMSO and is moderately soluble in methanol and ethanol.
    ReferencesStudies in the biochemistry of micro-organisms. 103. Metabolites of Alternaria tenuis Auct.: Culture filtrate products Rosett T. et al. Biochem. J. 1957, 67, 390.

    Microbial metabolites with insecticidal properties. Cole M. & Rolinson G. N. Appl. Microbiol. 1972, 24, 660.

    Microbial production of tenuazonic acid analogues. Gatenbeck S. & Sierankiewicz J. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 1973, 3, 308.

    Inhibition of mouse skin tumor promotion by tenuazonic acid. Antony M. et al. Cancer Lett. 1991, 61, 21.