Microginin 690

Trivial Name: microginin 690
CAS Registry Number: 958961-34-7
Source Organism: Microcystis aeruginosa
Formula: C34H50N4O9S
Exact Mass: 690.3292
Formula Weight: 690.9
Production Method: Natural product
Storage/Shipping Conditions: -20oC

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

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