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fusaric acid


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5‐butylpyridine‐2‐carboxylic acid; an antibiotic originally isolated from the fungus Fusarium heterosporium and obtained also from Gibberella fujikuroi. It inhibits dopamine β‐hydroxylase and has hypotensive activity.

Subjects: Chemistry.


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