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Chemical Cord Factors

Name Cord Factors
Equivalent Terms Cord Factor | Dimycolates, Trehalose | Factor, Cord | Factors, Cord | Trehalose 6,6' Dimycolate | Trehalose-6,6'-Dimycolate | Trehalose Dimycolates
Definition Toxic glycolipids composed of trehalose dimycolate derivatives. They are produced by MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS and other species of MYCOBACTERIUM. They induce cellular dysfunction in animals.
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MeSH® ID D003311
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1. ChemicalsLipids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Glycolipids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Cord Factors Has associated genes 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 Bacterial Toxins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Cord Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Cord Factors Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  6,6'-dicorynomycolyl trehalose
  6,6'-di-O-corynomycolyl galactopyranosyl-galactopyranoside
  6,6'-di-O-mycoloyltrehalose
  6,6'-di-O-mycolyl galactopyranosyl-galactopyranoside
  6-deoxy-6-mycoloylamino-alpha,alpha-trehalose
  6-mycolyl-6'-acetyltrehalose
  6-O-corynomycoloyltrehalose
  6-O-mycoloyltrehalose
  corynomycoloyl-D-trehalose
  Ribi adjuvant
  trehalose monomycolate