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Adenia digitata : Modecca flower

Molecular structure of
Modecca flower:Modeccin

Adenia digitata

Lecster ID:14 Edit Entry
Source Organism:Modecca flower
Species:Adenia digitata
Common Nomenclature:Modeccin
Class:Type 2 RIP
Characterization Notes:Lectin is a potent cell toxin similar to abrin or ricin.
Biological Activity:The lectin agglutinates all human, rabbit, pig, horse and guinea pig erythrocytes. See: Experientia 1979 (35) 1086-1087
Source Tissue:
Specificity:Gal (>GalNAc)
References:J. Biol. Chem 1978 (253) 5069-5073

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