Tryprostatin A

ID 2: 634

Toxin: n

Systematic name: (3S,8aS)-3-[[6-methoxy-2-(3-methylbut-2-enyl)-1H-indol-3-yl]methyl]-2,3, 6,7,8,8a-hexahydropyrrolo[1,2-a]pyrazine-1,4-dione

Molecular formulae: 


Molecular weight: 381.46808

Chemical abstract number: 171864-80-5

Literature reference:

  • Biochem. J. (1998) 333, 543±548. Tryprostatin A, a specific and novel inhibitor of microtubule assembly. Takeo USUI, Masuo KONDOH, Cheng-Bin CUI, Tadanori MAYUMI and Hiroyuki OSADA

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Date uploaded: 2009-05-06 12:55:03

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