OBO ID: CHEBI:3556
Term Name: cercosporin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (+)-cercosporin
  • 5,12-dihydroxy-8,9-bis[(2R)-2-hydroxypropyl]-7,10-dimethoxyperylo[1,12-def][1,3]dioxepine-6,11-dione
Definition: An organic heterohexacyclic compound that is perylo[1,12-def][1,3]dioxepine-6,11-dione substituted by hydroxy groups at positions 5 and 12, by methoxy groups at positions 7 and 10, and by 2-hydroxypropyl groups at positions 8 and 9 (the R,R-stereoisomer). It is a phytotoxin which was first isolated from the pathogenic soybean fungus, Cercospora kikuchii and later found in multiple members of the genus Cercospora.
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Ontology: Chebi
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