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Compound Summary for: CID 16129677

Apamin

Also known as: Apamine; EINECS 246-182-7; Ro 23-6721; Apamin (reduced) cyclic (1-11),(3-15)-bis(disulfide)
Molecular Formula: C79H131N31O24S4   Molecular Weight: 2027.33874   InChIKey: YVIIHEKJCKCXOB-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A highly neurotoxic polypeptide from the venom of the honey bee (Apis mellifera). It consists of 18 amino acids with two disulfide bridges and causes hyperexcitability resulting in convulsions and respiratory paralysis.   From: MeSH
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