V1628

Sigma-Aldrich

Verrucarol

Synonym(s):
4β,15-Dihydroxy-12,13-epoxytrichothec-9-ene
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C15H22O4
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
266.33
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.77
Pricing and availability is not currently available.

Quality Level

storage temp.

−20°C

SMILES string

[H][C@]12C[C@@H](O)C(C)([C@@]3(CO)CCC(C)=C[C@@]3([H])O1)C24CO4

InChI

1S/C15H22O4/c1-9-3-4-14(7-16)11(5-9)19-12-6-10(17)13(14,2)15(12)8-18-15/h5,10-12,16-17H,3-4,6-8H2,1-2H3/t10-,11-,12-,13?,14-,15?/m1/s1

InChI key

ZSRVBNXAPSQDFY-CXOCQXMISA-N

Packaging

1 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Trichothecene mycotoxin that is a component of toxic mold. Esters of verrucarol have anti-tumor activity.

Pictograms

Skull and crossbones

Signal Word

Danger

Target Organs

Respiratory system

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

Hazard Codes

T+

Risk Statement

26/27/28-36/37/38

Safety Statement

22-26-36/37/39-45

RIDADR

UN 2811 6.1 / PGI

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Erica Bloom et al.
Applied and environmental microbiology, 73(13), 4211-4217 (2007-05-08)
Dampness in buildings has been linked to adverse health effects, but the specific causative agents are unknown. Mycotoxins are secondary metabolites produced by molds and toxic to higher vertebrates. In this study, mass spectrometry was used to demonstrate the presence...
T L Brasel et al.
Applied and environmental microbiology, 71(1), 114-122 (2005-01-11)
Highly respirable particles (diameter, <1 microm) constitute the majority of particulate matter found in indoor air. It is hypothesized that these particles serve as carriers for toxic compounds, specifically the compounds produced by molds in water-damaged buildings. The presence of...
B Harrach et al.
Applied and environmental microbiology, 41(6), 1428-1432 (1981-06-01)
A strain of Stachybotrys atra isolated from a field case of stachybotryotoxicosis in Hungary was cultured in Hungary. All of the compounds toxic to brine shrimp were separated from the culture extract by solvent partition, column chromatography, and preparative thin-layer...
S Barel et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 79(6), 548-551 (1990-06-01)
Verrucarol is a simple trichothecene which is structurally related to T-2 and HT-2 toxins. Several macrocyclic trichothecenes which are ester derivatives of verrucarol possess antitumor activity. The pharmacokinetics of verrucarol has been studied in eight dogs following iv and oral...
Mirko Peitzsch et al.
Journal of environmental monitoring : JEM, 14(3), 908-915 (2012-01-31)
We compared the efficiency of some commercially available products and methods used for remediation of mould-contaminated building materials. Samples of gypsum board and pinewood were artificially contaminated with toxin-producing isolates of Stachybotrys chartarum and Aspergillus versicolor, respectively, then, ten different...

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