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Substance Name: Canatoxin
RN: 80701-28-6

Note

  • Toxic protein from Canavalia ensiformis (jack bean) seeds; distinct from concanavalin A.
 

Classification Code

  • Natural Product
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Canatoxin

Synonyms

  • C. ensiformis toxin
  • Canatoxin
  • Canavalia ensiformis toxin

Systematic Names

  • Canatoxin
  • Toxin, jack bean, Canavalia ensiformis

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 80701-28-6

System Generated Number

  • 0080701286

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LD50 intraperitoneal 2mg/kg (2mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD Toxicon. Vol. 19, Pg. 667, 1981.
mouse LDLo intravenous 2mg/kg (2mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD Acta Pharmacologica et Toxicologica. Vol. 54, Pg. 161, 1984.
rat LD50 intraperitoneal 400ug/kg (0.4mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD Acta Pharmacologica et Toxicologica. Vol. 54, Pg. 161, 1984.
rat LDLo intravenous 400ug/kg (0.4mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: CONVULSIONS OR EFFECT ON SEIZURE THRESHOLD Acta Pharmacologica et Toxicologica. Vol. 54, Pg. 161, 1984.