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Chemical Tunicamycin

Name Tunicamycin
CAS Type 1 Name Tunicamycin
CAS Registry Number 11089-65-9
Definition An N-acetylglycosamine containing antiviral antibiotic obtained from Streptomyces lysosuperificus. It is also active against some bacteria and fungi, because it inhibits the glucosylation of proteins. Tunicamycin is used as tool in the study of microbial biosynthetic mechanisms.
Structure Tunicamycin
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MeSH® ID D014415
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1. ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Pyrimidines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Pyrimidine Nucleosides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tunicamycin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsNucleic Acids, Nucleotides, and Nucleosides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Nucleosides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Pyrimidine Nucleosides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tunicamycin Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Tunicamycin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  antibiotic 24010
  MM 19290
  tunicamycin A1
  tunicamycin B2
  tunicamycin B3