polybia-MP1

Ligand id: 8861

Name: polybia-MP1

Abbreviated name: MP1

Classification
Compound class Peptide or derivative
Synonyms
MP-1
Comments
This is a mastoparan (PubChem CID 6324633) type peptide toxin isolated from the venom of the Brazilian wasp, Polybia paulista, with reported antimicrobial [1] and anti-cancer effects [3,5-6]. The N-terminal aspartic acid residue at position 2 of this peptide is important for the peptide's interaction with anionic vesicles in vitro [4].
Database Links
GtoPdb PubChem SID 252827518
PubChem CID 4369126