crisantaspase

Ligand id: 7347

Name: crisantaspase

Classification
Compound class Peptide or derivative
Approved drug? Yes (source: FDA (no history prior to 2011))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
9538 crisantaspase
Synonyms
asparaginase | Elspar® | L-asparaginase | L-asparagine amidohydrolase
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 9015-68-3 (source: Scifinder)
DrugBank Ligand DB00023
Search PubMed clinical trials crisantaspase
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Wikipedia Asparaginase
Comments
Crisantaspase is a chemotherapy agent. The asparaginase enzyme can be isolated from Erwinia chrysanthemi or Escherichia coli. The two forms have different immunogenicity profiles. The amino acid sequence shown here is for the Erwina isoform, crisantaspase.