OBO ID: CHEBI:65458
Term Name: aureoquinone Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2,5,7,8-tetrahydroxy-3,6-dimethylnaphthalene-1,4-dione
Definition: A naphthoquinone that is 1,4-naphthoquinone substituted by hydroxy groups at positions 2, 5, 7,and 8 and methyl groups at positions 3 and 6. It is isolated from surface cultures of Aureobasidium and acts as a protease inhibitor.
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Ontology: Chebi
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