OBO ID: CHEBI:65599
Term Name: cathestatin A Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2S,3S)-3-({(2S)-1-[(4-aminobutyl)amino]-1-oxo-3-phenylpropan-2-yl}carbamoyl)oxirane-2-carboxylic acid
Definition: A dicarboxylic acid monoamide obtained by the formal condensation of the carboxylic group of oxirane-2,3-dicarboxylic acid with the amino group of N-(4-aminobutyl)-L-phenylalaninamide (the 2S,3S stereoisomer). An antibiotic isolated from the fermentation broth of Penicillium citrinum, it acts as a potent inhibitor of cysteine protease.
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Ontology: Chebi
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