OBO ID: CHEBI:142862
Term Name: andrastin B Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • methyl (3beta,5beta,8alpha,9beta,10alpha,13alpha)-3-(acetyloxy)-15,19-dihydroxy-4,4,8,12,16-pentamethyl-17-oxoandrosta-11,15-diene-14-carboxylate
  • methyl 3beta-(acetyloxy)-15,19-dihydroxy-4,4,8,12,16-pentamethyl-17-oxo-5beta,8alpha,9beta,10alpha,13alpha-androsta-11,15-diene-14-carboxylate
Definition: A 17-oxo steroid that is andrastin C in which a hydrogen of the methyl group at position 19 has been replaced by a hydroxy group. A farnesyltransferase inhibitor produced by Penicillium roqueforti, a filamentous fungus involved in the ripening of several kinds of blue cheeses.
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Ontology: Chebi
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