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Zearalenone

Article number:

5500823

CAS No.:

17924-92-4

Formula:

C18H22O5

Chemical description:

(3S,11E)-14,16-dihydroxy-3-methyl-3,4,5,6,9,10-hexahydro-1H-2-benzoxacyclotetradecine-1,7(8H)-dione

Synonyms:

FES, Compound F-2, Toxin F2

Molecular weight:

318,40 g/mol

Zearalenone is a naturally occurring estrogen, a mycotoxin from resorcylic acid lactone group. Origin: Giberella zeae

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Zearalenone

Mycotoxins

Mycotoxins are secondary metabolites of molds fungis which have a very toxic effect on human being. The species of Mycotoxins subdivide to aflatoxins, fumonisines, ochratoxins and fusarium toxins. The name ...

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