Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

, Volume 35, Issue 1, pp 497–504 | Cite as

Isolation and identification of orsellinic acid and penicillic acid produced byPenicillium fennelliae Stolk

  • G. W. van Eijk


Fifteen days-old surface cultures ofPenicillium fennelliae Stolk grown on a modified Czapek medium were analyzed for the production of metabolites. The presence of orsellinic acid, orcinol and penicillic acid was proved by means of chromatographic and physicochemical methods.


Physicochemical Method Surface Culture Orcinol Penicillic Acid Czapek Medium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. W. van Eijk
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  1. 1.Centraalbureau voor SchimmelculturesBaarnThe Netherlands

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