Chemical study of the fungus Psilocybe merdaria.

  title={Chemical study of the fungus Psilocybe merdaria.},
  author={Ning-Ning Yang and Qing-Yun Ma and Sheng-Zhuo Huang and Fan-dong Kong and Hao Dai and Zhifang Yu and You-Xing Zhao},
  journal={Journal of Asian natural products research},
  volume={19 4},
Chemical investigation on the cultures of the fungus Psilocybe merdaria resulted in the first isolation of 10 compounds including two new ones 11,14-dihydroxylneoechinulin E (1) and (S)-4-(4-methylpent-3-en-1-yl)-butyrolactone (2). Their structures were elucidated from the analysis of 1D and 2D NMR and MS data. Among them, compound 7 showed inhibitory… CONTINUE READING