Toxin (149 residues) produced by Aspergillus restrictus. One of the aspergillins; see alpha-sarcin.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Alpha-Sarcin — α Sarcin (Aspergillus giganteus) Vorhandene Strukturdaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • alpha-sarcin — (= a sarcin) Anti tumour factor (ribotoxin; 17 kD) from Aspergillus giganteus. Is generally cytotoxic and has high specificity as an RNAase, binding to the 28S rRNA. One of a family that includes mitogillin, restrictocin and AspFl …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • aspergillins — Family of toxins (17 kD) produced by Aspergillus. All are ribonucleases and disrupt protein biosynthesis. Includes alpha sarcin, mitogillin, restrictocin and Asp fl …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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