CHEBI:6104 - kanamycin

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ChEBI Name kanamycin
Definition Kanamycin is a naturally occurring antibiotic complex from Streptomyces kanamyceticus that consists of several components: kanamycin A, the major component (also usually designated as kanamycin), and kanamycins B, C, D and X the minor components.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Roles Classification
Biological Role(s): antimicrobial agent
A substance that kills or slows the growth of microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoans.
(via carbohydrate-containing antibiotic )
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Outgoing kanamycin (CHEBI:6104) has part kanamycin A (CHEBI:17630)
kanamycin (CHEBI:6104) has part kanamycin B (CHEBI:28098)
kanamycin (CHEBI:6104) has part kanamycin C (CHEBI:28185)
kanamycin (CHEBI:6104) has part kanamycin D (CHEBI:73079)
kanamycin (CHEBI:6104) has part kanamycin X (CHEBI:72797)
kanamycin (CHEBI:6104) is a kanamycins (CHEBI:24951)
Synonyms Sources
kanamicin ChEBI
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
8063-07-8 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
8063-07-8 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
8189165 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
8399726 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
Last Modified
16 July 2015
General Comment
2013-03-19 Kanamycin is a mixture of kanamycins A, B, C, D and X in unspecified proportions.