OBO ID: CHEBI:55517
Term Name: trichothecene Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • trichothecenes
Definition: Any one of a large family of chemically related mycotoxins with a structure based on a sesquiterpene skeleton. The most important structural features causing the biological activities of trichothecenes are a 12,13-epoxy ring, the presence of hydroxy or acetyl groups at appropriate positions on the trichothecene nucleus and the structure and position of the side-chain.
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Ontology: Chebi
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