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Maytansine MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Maytansine
Tree Number(s)
D02.540.505.495
D04.345.295.500
Unique ID
D008453
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008453
Scope Note
An ansa macrolide isolated from the MAYTENUS genus of East African shrubs.
Entry Term(s)
DMMO-Maytansine
Emtansine
Maitansine
Maytansinoid DM1
Maytansinoid DM4
Mertansine
N2'-Deacetyl-N2'-(4-mercapto-4-methyl-1-oxopentyl)maytansine
Ravtansine
Soravtansine
Pharm Action
Antineoplastic Agents, Phytogenic
Tubulin Modulators
Registry Number
14083FR882
Related Numbers
35846-53-8
Previous Indexing
Morpholines (1966-1975)
Oxazines (1976)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under OXAZINES 1977-90
History Note
91(77); was see under OXAZINES 1977-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1976/05/03
Revision Date
2018/07/02
Maytansine Preferred
Maytansinoid DM1 Related
Maytansinoid DM4 Related
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