Natural products with calmodulin inhibitor properties.

@article{MartnezLuis2007NaturalPW,
  title={Natural products with calmodulin inhibitor properties.},
  author={Sergio Mart{\'i}nez-Luis and Araceli P{\'e}rez-V{\'a}squez and Rachel Mata},
  journal={Phytochemistry},
  year={2007},
  volume={68 14},
  pages={1882-903}
}
This review summarizes properties of various naturally occurring compounds with reported calmodulin (CaM)-inhibitory properties which include about 159 natural products belonging to different structural classes. Most inhibitors are alkaloid and peptide type of compounds and have been isolated from a wide variety of natural sources, including many plant species. Among the most potent natural anti-CaM substances, however, are several animal venoms and the antibiotic polymixin. The largest number… CONTINUE READING