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Synonyms BRN4630536
Product Type Chemical


MW 560.5
CAS 55625-78-0
Source/Host Chemicals Isolated from Aspergillus sulphureus.
Purity Chemicals ≥96% (HPLC)
Appearance Brown solid.
Solubility Soluble in chloroform, dichloromethane or DMSO.
Identity Determined by 1H-NMR. (1:1,2 mixture of atropisomers)
Declaration Manufactured by BioViotica.
Smiles COC1=C(C(O)=C2C(O)=C3C(=O)O[C@H](C)CC3=CC2=C1)C1=C(OC)C(=O)C2=C(C(O)=C3C(=O)O[C@H](C)CC3=C2)C1=O
Shipping and Handling
Shipping AMBIENT
Short Term Storage +4°C
Long Term Storage -20°C
Handling Advice Protect from light when in solution.
Use/Stability Stable for at least 1 year after receipt when stored at -20°C.
After reconstitution protect from light at -20°C.
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  • Genotoxic mycotoxin.
  • Antibacterial (Gram-positive) and insecticidal.
  • Aromatase inhibitor.
Product References
  1. Fungal products. Part XIII. Xanthomegnin, viomellin, rubrosulphin, and viopurpurin, pigments from Aspergillus sulphureus and Aspergillus melleus: R.C. Durley, et al.; J. Chem. Soc., Perkin Trans. 1, 163 (1975)
  2. Production of xanthomegnin and viomellein by species of Aspergillus correlated with mycotoxicosis produced in mice: J.E. Robbers, et al.; Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 36, 819 (1978)
  3. Isolierung des Antibioticums semi-Vioxanthin aus Penicillium citreo-viride und Synthese des Xanthomegnins: A. Zeeck, et al.; Chem. Ber. 112, 957 (1979)
  4. Evaluation of the genotoxic activity of some mycotoxins using Escherichia coli in the SOS spot test: Y. Auffray & P. Boutibonnes; Mutat. Res. 171, 79 (1986)
  5. Preparation of xanthomegnin and analogs as aromatase inhibitors: T. Kanamaru, et al.; Eur. Pat. Appl. EP 337413 A2 19891018 (1989)
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