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Substance Name: Diamphotoxin
RN: 87915-42-2

Note

  • Single chain polypeptide toxin from Diamphidia nigro-ornata pupae; used as arrow poison by Kung Bushmen of Southern Africa.
 

Classification Code

  • Natural Product
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Diamphotoxin

Systematic Name

  • Diamphotoxin

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 87915-42-2

System Generated Number

  • 0087915422

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LDLo intravenous 1ng/kg (0.000001mg/kg) BLOOD: OTHER HEMOLYSIS WITH OR WITHOUT ANEMIA

BLOOD: CHANGES IN CELL COUNT (UNSPECIFIED)
Journal of Biological Chemistry. Vol. 258, Pg. 11924, 1983.