Structure elucidation of a plant metabolite of 4-desoxynivalenol

Norbert Sewald, Johann Lepschy von Gleissenthall, Manfred Schuster, Gerhard Müller, Robin T. Aplin

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3-β-D-Glucopyranosyl-4-desoxynivalenol, a glucoconjugate of the trichothecene 4-desoxynivalenol was isolated as main metabolite of DON from Zea mays suspension cultures. The structure was elucidated by two-dimensional NMR spectroscopy and electrospray mass spectroscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)953-960
Number of pages8
JournalTetrahedron Asymmetry
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 1992
Externally publishedYes


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