OBO ID: CHEBI:2922
Term Name: auranofin Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (1-Thio-beta-D-glucopyranosato)(triethylphosphine)gold 2,3,4,6-tetraacetate
  • (2,3,4,6-tetra-O-acetyl-1-thio-beta-D-glucopyranosato-kappaS(1))(triethylphosphine)gold
  • 2,3,4,6-Tetra-O-acetyl-1-thio-beta-D-glucopyranosato-S (triethylphosphine)gold
  • auranofin
  • auranofina
  • auranofine
  • auranofinum
  • Ridaura
  • Triethylphosphine gold
Definition: An S-glycosyl compound consisting of 2,3,4,6-tetra-O-acetyl-1-thio-beta-D-glucopyranose with the sufur atom coordinated to (triethylphosphoranylidene)gold. It is administered orally for the treatment of active progressive rheumatoid arthritis.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available