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Growth Inhibition of Insects and a Fungus by Indole-3-Acetonitrile

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Science  17 Feb 1961:
Vol. 133, Issue 3451, pp. 462
DOI: 10.1126/science.133.3451.462

Abstract

Indole-3-acetonitrile obtained from cabbage has been found to inhibit growth of Pyrausta nubilalis (Hbn.), Galleria mellonella (L.), and Penicillium chrysogenum.