Antamanide

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Formula=C64H78N10O10
MolarMass=1147.36 g/mol
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Antamanide is a cyclic decapeptide isolated from a fungus, the death cap "Amanita phalloides". [cite journal |author=Wieland T, Faulstich H |title=Amatoxins, phallotoxins, phallolysin, and antamanide: the biologically active components of poisonous Amanita mushrooms |journal=CRC Crit. Rev. Biochem. |volume=5 |issue=3 |pages=185–260 |year=1978 |pmid=363352 |doi=] It is being studied as a potential anti-toxin against the effects of phalloidin and for its potential for treating edema. [David Shepro and J. Steven Alexander, [http://www.patentstorm.us/patents/5466667-description.html Prophylactic and therapeutic methods for treating edema with antamanides] . United States Patent 5466667.]

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