Descriptor English: Apamin
Descriptor Spanish: Apamina
Descriptor Portuguese: Apamina
Descriptor French: Apamine
Tree number(s): D20.888.065.115.060
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: 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.
Annotation: /antag permitted but consider also ANTIVENINS
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogues et dérivés
AD administration et posologie
AE effets indésirables
AG agonistes
AI antagonistes et inhibiteurs
AN analyse
BI biosynthèse
BL sang
CF liquide cérébrospinal
CH composition chimique
CL classification
CS synthèse chimique
EC économie
GE génétique
HI histoire
IM immunologie
IP isolement et purification
ME métabolisme
PD pharmacologie
PK pharmacocinétique
PO intoxication
RE effets des radiations
SD ressources et distribution
ST normes
TO toxicité
TU usage thérapeutique
UR urine
Registry Number: 24345-16-2
CAS Type 1 Name: Apamin
DeCS ID: 1034
Unique ID: D001030
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/04/27
Revision Date: 2015/03/31
Apamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0001564
Preferred term Apamine

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