Chemical names: Curvularin;
Curvularin, an antibiotic from penicillium fungus, when added to cattle feed, may promote growth and increase feed efficiency.
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Curvularin is reported to be soluble in ethanol, methanol, DMF and DMSO.
Natural antibiotic, anti-bacterial, antifungal, phytotoxic.