Cantharidin

Known as: 4,7-Epoxyisobenzofuran-1,3-dione, hexahydro-3a,7a-dimethyl-, (3aalpha,4beta,7beta,7aalpha)-, Cantharidin [Chemical/Ingredient], Cantharidine 
A toxic compound, isolated from the Spanish fly or blistering beetle (Lytta (Cantharis) vesicatoria) and other insects. It is a potent and specific… (More)

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2010
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2010
Cantharidin is an active constituent of mylabris, a traditional Chinese medicine. It is a potent and selective inhibitor of… (More)
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2010
2010
Cantharidin has shown potent anticancer activities on many types of human cancer cells. This study was performed to elucidate… (More)
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2007
2007
Herbal medicine is one of the forms of traditional medical practice. Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and traditional… (More)
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2005
2005
Cancer chemotherapy is often limited by patient's toxicity and tumor drug resistance indicating that new drug development and… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The recently described hemoglobin scavenger receptor CD163 mediates the endocytosis of hemoglobin:haptoglobin (Hb:Hp) complexes… (More)
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1997
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1997
The phenylpropanoid-derived natural product salicylic acid (SA) plays a key role in disease resistance. However, SA administered… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Cantharidin, a natural toxicant of blister beetles, is a strong inhibitor of protein phosphatases types 1 (PP1) and 2A (PP2A… (More)
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1993
1993
Cantharidin, a potent defensive chemical, is present in all ten life stages of the blister beetleEpicauta funebris. The first… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The toxic effects of cantharidin from blister beetles and its analogs, including the herbicide endothall, are attributable to… (More)
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1974
1974
Cantharidin, the well-known terpenoid compound from the blood of blister beetles (and active principle of Spanish fly), is a… (More)
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