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Chemical Colistin

Name Colistin
CAS Type 1 Name Colistin
Equivalent Terms Colimycin | Colisticin | Colistin Sulfate | Coly-Mycin | Polymyxin E | Sulfate, Colistin | Totazina
CAS Registry Number 1066-17-7
Definition Cyclic polypeptide antibiotic from Bacillus colistinus. It is composed of Polymyxins E1 and E2 (or Colistins A, B, and C) which act as detergents on cell membranes. Colistin is less toxic than Polymyxin B, but otherwise similar; the methanesulfonate is used orally.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D003091
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1. ChemicalsPolycyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Macrocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides, Cyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polymyxins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Colistin Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsLipids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Lipopeptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Polymyxins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Colistin Has associated diseases
3. ChemicalsAmino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Antimicrobial Cationic Peptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Polymyxins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Colistin Has associated diseases
4. ChemicalsAmino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides, Cyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polymyxins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Colistin Has associated diseases

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Colistin Has associated diseases
  chloramphenicol, colistimethate sodium, rolitetracycline drug combination
  colistin A, Paenibacillus polymyxa JB05-01-1
  colistin B, Paenibacillus polymyxa JB05-01-1
  colistin heptapeptide
  colistinmethanesulfonic acid Has associated diseases
  colistin nonapeptide
  Eubetal