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Chemical Ancrod

Name Ancrod
Equivalent Terms Agkistrodon rhodostoma Venom Protease | Agkistrodon Serine Proteinase | Arvin | Arvin IRC50 | Arvin IRC 50 | Arvin IRC-50 | Arwin | Venacil
Definition An enzyme fraction from the venom of the Malayan pit viper, Agkistrodon rhodostoma. It catalyzes the hydrolysis of a number of amino acid esters and a limited proteolysis of fibrinogen. It is used clinically to produce controlled defibrination in patients requiring anticoagulant therapy. EC 3.4.21.-.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D000721
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1. ChemicalsComplex Mixtures Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Venoms Has associated genes Has associated diseases Snake Venoms Has associated genes Has associated diseases Viper Venoms Has associated genes Has associated diseases Crotalid Venoms Has associated genes Has associated diseases Ancrod Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsBiological Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Toxins, Biological Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Venoms Has associated genes Has associated diseases Snake Venoms Has associated genes Has associated diseases Viper Venoms Has associated genes Has associated diseases Crotalid Venoms Has associated genes Has associated diseases Ancrod Has associated diseases

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Ancrod Has associated diseases
  AaV-SP-I, Agkistrodon
  AaV-SP-II, Agkistrodon