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Descriptor in English: Gliotoxin
Descriptor in Spanish: Gliotoxina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Gliotoxina
Descriptor in French: Gliotoxine
Entry term(s): Aspergillin
Gliotoxins
Tree number(s): D03.633.100.473.360
D23.946.587.401
Scope note: A fungal toxin produced by various species of Trichoderma, Gladiocladium fimbriatum, Aspergillus fumigatus, and Penicillium. It is used as an immunosuppressive agent.
Annotation: /antag permitted but consider also ANTITOXINS;/biosyn permitted if by fungus
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 96; was GLIOTOXINS 1981-95 (see under MYCOTOXINS 1981-90); was GLIOTOXIN see under ANTIBIOTICS 1975-80
DeCS UI: 6055
Descriptor UI: D005912
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Gliotoxin - Preferred
Concept UI M0009277
Scope note A fungal toxin produced by various species of Trichoderma, Gladiocladium fimbriatum, Aspergillus fumigatus, and Penicillium. It is used as an immunosuppressive agent.
Preferred term Gliotoxin
Entry term(s) Aspergillin
Gliotoxins



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