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Chemical Chromomycins

Name Chromomycins
Equivalent Term Chromomycin
Definition A complex of several closely related glycosidic antibiotics from Streptomyces griseus. The major component, CHROMOMYCIN A3, is used as a fluorescent stain of DNA where it attaches and inhibits RNA synthesis. It is also used as an antineoplastic agent, especially for solid tumors.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D002865
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Chromomycins Has associated diseases
View node Chromomycin A3 Has associated diseases
  chromomycin SA2
  chromomycin SA3
  demethylchromomycin A2
  demethylchromomycin A3
  Sr 1768A