Chemical Name: (2E,4E,6E,8E)-Mono[(3R,4S,5S,6R)-5-methoxy-4-[(2R,3R)-2-methyl-3-(3-methyl-2-butenyl)oxiranyl]-1-oxaspiro[2.5]oct-6-yl] 2,4,6,8-decatetraenedioic acid ester
Biological ActivityFumagillin is an antibiotic and antiangiogenic agent; covalently binds and inhibits methionine aminopeptidase-2. Inhibits endothelial cell proliferation in vitro and tumor-induced angiogenesis in vivo. Also inhibits tumor growth in mice.
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The anti-angiogenic agent fumagillin covalently modifies a conserved active-site histidine in the Escherichia coli methionine aminopeptidase.
Lowther et al.
Synthetic analogues of fumagillin that inhibit angiogenesis and suppress tumour growth.
Ingber et al.
Cytochemical evidence for RNA synthesis inhibition by fumagillin.
A re-evaluation of fumagillin selectivity towards endothelial cells.
Rodriguez-Nieto et al.
Anticancer Res., 2001;21:3457
Citation for Fumagillin
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A novel angiopoietin-derived peptide displays anti-angiogenic activity and inhibits tumour-induced and retinal neovascularization.
Authors: Palmer Et al.
Br J Pharmacol 2012;165:1891
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