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Chemical Plicamycin

Name Plicamycin
CAS Type 1 Name Mithramycin
Equivalent Terms Acid, Aureolic | Aureolic Acid | Mithramycin | Mitramycin
CAS Registry Number 18378-89-7
Definition A tricyclic pentaglycosidic antibiotic from Streptomyces strains that inhibits RNA and protein synthesis by adhering to DNA. It is used as a fluorescent dye and as an antineoplastic agent, especially in bone and testicular tumors. Plicamycin is also used to reduce hypercalcemia, especially that due to malignancies.
Structure Plicamycin
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MeSH® ID D008926
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2. ChemicalsPolycyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polycyclic Hydrocarbons, Aromatic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Naphthacenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Anthracyclines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Plicamycin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
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Plicamycin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  bis(mithromycin)iron(II)
  chromomycin A2
  demycarosyl-3D-digitoxosylmithramycin SK Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  durhamycin A
  durhamycin B
  mithramycin A Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  mithramycin SK Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  premithramycinone G
  SDK compound
  UCH 9
  variamycin