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Compound Summary for: CID 6450197

Oligomycins

Also known as: Oligomycin; EINECS 215-767-9; AC1O517Y; 1404-19-9; 579-13-5; LS-98326; I14-63564
Molecular Formula: C45H74O11   Molecular Weight: 791.06246   InChIKey: MNULEGDCPYONBU-ZUSSGZTJSA-N
A closely related group of toxic substances elaborated by various strains of Streptomyces. They are 26-membered macrolides with lactone moieties and double bonds and inhibit various ATPases, causing uncoupling of phosphorylation from mitochondrial respiration. Used as tools in cytochemistry. Some specific oligomycins are RUTAMYCIN, peliomycin, and botrycidin (formerly venturicidin X).   From: MeSH
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