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Chemical Swainsonine

Name Swainsonine
CAS Type 1 Name 1,2,8-Indolizinetriol, octahydro-, (1S-(1alpha,2alpha,8beta,8abeta))-
Equivalent Terms Swainsonine, (1R-(2 beta,8a alpha))-Isomer | Swainsonine, (2 beta,8a alpha)-Isomer | Swainsonine, (8a alpha)-Isomer | Swainsonine, (8 alpha,8a alpha)-Isomer | Swainsonine, (8 alpha)-Isomer
CAS Registry Number 72741-87-8
Definition An indolizidine alkaloid from the plant Swainsona canescens that is a potent alpha-mannosidase inhibitor. Swainsonine also exhibits antimetastatic, antiproliferative, and immunomodulatory activity.
Structure Swainsonine
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D017026
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Alkaloids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Swainsonine

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Swainsonine
  1,2-di-epi-swainsonine
  8-epi-swainsonine
  swainsonine-human serum albumin conjugate
  thioswainsonine