Microginin 690 Methyl Ester

Trivial Name: Microginin 690 methyl ester
CAS Registry Number:NA
Source Organism:Microcystis aeruginosa
Formula: C35H52N4O9S
Exact Mass: 704.3448
Formula Weight: 705.0
Production Method:Semisynthetic derivative of natural product
Storage/Shipping Conditions: This material is packaged in glass vials and is shipped with an ice pack. If prolonged storage is required, keep in a tightly sealed container at -20oC

Mode of action:Microginins are a class of small, linear non-ribosomal peptides isolated from various cyanobacteria, primarily Microcystis aeruginosa. The microginins act as inhibitors against zinc metalloproteases such as angiotensin-converting enzyme1 and leucine aminopeptidase.2

Unit size: 100 µg - $ 400

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