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Amanitins

Known as: Amanitins [Chemical/Ingredient], amanitin, amanitine 
Cyclic peptides extracted from carpophores of various mushroom species. They are potent inhibitors of RNA polymerases in most eukaryotic species… 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Amatoxins are the main poison of the green death cap (Amanita phalloides) and among the most dangerous natural toxins causing… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) constitute a large family of noncoding RNAs that function as guide molecules in diverse gene silencing… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
To investigate the role of stored and neosynthesized mRNAs in seed germination, we examined the effect of α-amanitin, a… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Alpha-Amanitin is a well-known specific inhibitor of RNA polymerase II (RNAPII) in vitro and in vivo. It is a cyclic octapeptide… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The development of the early 2‐cell mouse embryo to the late 2‐cell stage is marked by the appearance between 23 and 26 h post… 
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
An active fluorescent derivative of the actin-binding mushroom toxin phallacidin has been synthesized. Convenient methods were… 
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
α-Amanitin, a toxic substance from the mushroom Amanita phalloides, is a potent inhibitor of DNA-dependent RNA polymerase II (the…