Medical Definition of Tenuazonic acid

1. 3-acetyl-5-sec-butyl-4-hydroxy-3-pyrrolin-2-one. A metabolite found in a strain of the fungus alternaria tenuis auct. Which functions as an antibiotic with antiviral and antineoplastic properties, and may also act as a mycotoxin. Pharmacological action: antibiotics, antineoplastic, antiviral agents. Chemical name: 2H-Pyrrol-2-one, 3-acetyl-1,5-dihydro-4-hydroxy-5-(1-methylpropyl)-, (S-(R*,R*))- (12 Dec 1998)



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tenuazonic acid (current term)
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