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CHEBI:9506 - tetrodotoxin

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ChEBI Name tetrodotoxin
Definition A quinazoline alkaloid that is a marine toxin isolated from fish such as puffer fish. It has been shown to exhibit potential neutotoxicity due to its ability to block voltage-gated sodium channels.
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Formula C11H17N3O8
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 319.26800
Monoisotopic Mass 319.102
InChI InChI=1S/C11H17N3O8/c12-8-13-6(17)2-4-9(19,1-15)5-3(16)10(2,14-8)7(18)11(20,21-4)22-5/h2-7,15-20H,1H2,(H3,12,13,14)/t2-,3+,4-,5+,6-,7+,9+,10-,11+/m1/s1
SMILES OC[C@@]1(O)[C@H]2O[C@@]3(O)O[C@@H]1[C@@H]1[C@@H](O)NC(=N)N[C@]1([C@H]2O)[C@@H]3O
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): marine metabolite
Any metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in marine macro- and microorganisms.
animal metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in animals that include diverse creatures from sponges, insects to mammals.
bacterial metabolite
Any prokaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in bacteria.
voltage-gated sodium channel blocker
Any sodium channel blocker that interferes with the activity of voltage-gated sodium channels.
A poison that interferes with the functions of the nervous system.
Any intermediate or product resulting from metabolism. The term 'metabolite' subsumes the classes commonly known as primary and secondary metabolites.
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Outgoing tetrodotoxin (CHEBI:9506) has role animal metabolite (CHEBI:75767)
tetrodotoxin (CHEBI:9506) has role bacterial metabolite (CHEBI:76969)
tetrodotoxin (CHEBI:9506) has role marine metabolite (CHEBI:76507)
tetrodotoxin (CHEBI:9506) has role neurotoxin (CHEBI:50910)
tetrodotoxin (CHEBI:9506) has role voltage-gated sodium channel blocker (CHEBI:38634)
tetrodotoxin (CHEBI:9506) is a azatetracycloalkane (CHEBI:39266)
tetrodotoxin (CHEBI:9506) is a oxatetracycloalkane (CHEBI:39267)
tetrodotoxin (CHEBI:9506) is a quinazoline alkaloid (CHEBI:36470)
Synonyms Sources
fugu poison ChemIDplus
maculotoxin ChemIDplus
octahydro-12-(hydroxymethyl)-2-imino-5,9:7,10a-dimethano-10aH-[1,3]dioxocino[6,5-d]pyrimidine-4,7,10,11,12-pentol ChEBI
spheroidine ChemIDplus
tarichatoxin ChemIDplus
tetrodontoxin ChemIDplus
Tetrodotoxin KEGG COMPOUND
TTX ChemIDplus
Database Links Databases
DB05232 DrugBank
Tetrodotoxin Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
4156319 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
4368-28-9 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
4368-28-9 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
6072946 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
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Last Modified
04 August 2014