T2 Toxin: A trichothecene group mycotoxin, of the most important Fusarium toxins.
Dichloromethane, DMSO, Ethanol, Ethyl Acetate. Slightly soluble in petroleum ether; very slightly soluble in water.
T-2 toxin has been reported to be used to increase blood-brain barrier permeability in rats.T-2 Toxin induces DNA damage and cell death on prolonged administration.
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Toxicology 2009 Apr 28;258(2-3):106-15.
Metabolism and cytotoxic effects of T-2 toxin and its metabolites on human cells in primary culture
Maika Königs, Dennis Mulac, Gerald Schwerdt, Michael Gekle, Hans-Ulrich Humpf