Significado de zearalenone en en Inglés

zearalenone

Pronunciación /zɪəˈralənəʊn/

nombre

Biochemistry
  • An oestrogenic compound which is a metabolic product of certain cereal fungi and causes disorders of the reproductive system in poultry and livestock (especially pigs).

    Zearalenone is a lactone of resorcylic acid. Formula: C₁₈H₂₂O₅.

Origen

1960s. From zea + -ral- + -ene (indicating a double bond) + -one.