Microcystin

Known as: microcystins 
 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Three strains of bacteria that degrade the cyanobacterial hepatotoxin microcystin, Y2T, MDB2 and MDB3, were isolated from a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Microcystins are toxins produced by freshwater cyanobacteria. They are cyclic heptapeptides that exhibit hepato- and… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The investigation on microcystin topics is increasing due to the related ecological and public health risks. Recent investigation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cyanobacteria are a prolific source of secondary metabolites, including compounds with toxic and enzyme-inhibiting activities… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Microcystins represent an extraordinarily large family of cyclic heptapeptide toxins that are nonribosomally synthesized by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Toxic Microcystis strains often produce several isoforms of the cyclic hepatotoxin microcystin, and more than 65 isoforms are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Blooms of toxic cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) have become increasingly common in the surface waters of the world… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND After a drought in February, 1996, all 126 patients in a haemodialysis unit in Caruaru, north-east Brazil, developed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Certain waterblooms of toxic cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) are a health threat because of their production of toxic peptides… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The cyclic heptapeptide, microcystin-LR, inhibits protein phosphatases 1 (PP1) and 2A (PP2A) with Ki values below 0.1 nM. Protein… (More)
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