Structure determination of carboxyhomoyessotoxin, a new yessotoxin analogue isolated from adriatic mussels.


The contamination of shellfish with marine biotoxins derived from microalgae represents a serious problem for shellfish industries and public health. This study investigated the composition of diarrhetic shellfish toxins in the digestive glands of mussels from the Northern Adriatic Sea. Along with known yessotoxins, identified by comparison of their… (More)