Fumigaclavine A

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Fumigaclavine A
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IUPAC name
[(6aR,9R,10S)-7,9-Dimethyl-6,6a,8,9,10,10a-hexahydro-4H-indolo[4,3-fg]quinoline-10-yl] acetate
Other names
(8α,9β)-6,8-Dimethylergolin-9-ol acetate
3D model (JSmol)
Molar mass 298.39 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Fumigaclavine A is an antibacterial ergoline alkaloid produced by endophytic Aspergillus.[1]

Both 8α and 8β diastereomers (epimers) were named fumigaclavine A in scientific literature.[2]

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  1. ^ Pinheiro, EA; Carvalho, JM; Dos Santos, DC; Feitosa, AD; Marinho, PS; Guilhon, GM; De Souza, AD; Da Silva, FM; Marinho, AM (2012). "Antibacterial activity of alkaloids produced by endophytic fungus Aspergillus sp. EJC08 isolated from medical plant Bauhinia guianensis". Natural Product Research. 27 (18): 1633–8. doi:10.1080/14786419.2012.750316. PMID 23234304.
  2. ^ Wallwey, Christiane; Li, Shu-Ming (2011-03-01). "Ergot alkaloids: structure diversity, biosynthetic gene clusters and functional proof of biosynthetic genes". Natural Product Reports. 28 (3): 496–510. doi:10.1039/C0NP00060D. ISSN 1460-4752. Retrieved 2018-11-13.