OBO ID: CHEBI:44658
Term Name: okadaic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (2R)-2-hydroxy-3-{(2S,5R,6R,8S)-5-hydroxy-8-[(2R,3E)-4-((2R,4a'R,5R,6'S,8'R,8a'S)-8'-hydroxy-6'-{(1S,3S)-1-hydroxy-3-[(2S,3R,6S)-3-methyl-1,7-dioxaspiro[5.5]undec-2-yl]butyl}-7'-methylideneoctahydro-3H,3'H-spiro[furan-2,2'-pyrano[3,2-b]pyran]-5-yl)but-3-e
  • 9,10-Deepithio-9,10-didehydroacanthifolicin
  • Okadaic acid
Definition: A polycyclic ether that is produced by several species of dinoflagellates, and is known to accumulate in both marine sponges and shellfish. A polyketide, polyether derivative of a C38 fatty acid, it is one of the primary causes of diarrhetic shellfish poisoning (DSP). It is a potent inhibitor of specific protein phosphatases and is known to have a variety of negative effects on cells.
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Ontology: Chebi
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