Allosamidin CAS 103782-08-7
Allosamidin is an inhibitor of both insect and bacterial chitinases. Recently Allosamidin has been reported to be an inhibitor of acidic mammalian chitinase1 an observation which may have implications in the treatment of asthma.
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1. Zhu, Z.; Zheng, T.; Homer, R. J.; Kim, Y.-K.; Chen, N. Y.; Cohn, L.; Hamid, Q.; Elias, J. A. Science 2004, 304, 1678-1682.