teduglutide

Ligand id: 7049

Name: teduglutide

Classification
Compound class Peptide or derivative
Approved drug? Yes (source: FDA and EMA (2012))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
8444 teduglutide
Synonyms
ALX-0600
Gattex®
Revestive®
Database Links
Specialist databases
IMGT/mAb-DB 710
Other databases
CAS Registry No. 197922-42-2
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL2104987
DrugBank Ligand DB08900
PubChem CID 16139605
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Wikipedia Teduglutide
Comments
Teduglutide is a glucagon-like peptide-2 analogue in which position 2 amino acid alanine is replaced by glycine, increasing the peptide's resistance to proteolytic cleavage by dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) [1]. The chemical structure of teduglutide is shown on the entries on PubChem and ChEMBL linked to above.