avermectin B1


avermectin B1
(= abamectin)
Metabolite of Streptomyces avermitilis used as an acaricide, insecticide and anthelminthic.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • avermectin — noun Any of a class of macrocyclic lactones, produced by Streptomyces bacteria, that are used medically to kill parasites …   Wiktionary

  • Avermectin — A|ver|mec|tin [Kunstw., zu Streptomyces avermitilis], das; s, e: eine Gruppe von antiparasitisch u. anthelmintisch wirksamen pentacycl. ↑ Makroliden mit einem 16 gliedrigen Lactonring u. zwei Oleandroseeinheiten. Vgl. Ivermectin …   Universal-Lexikon

  • avermectin — av·er·mec·tin (av″ər mekґtin) any of a group of lactones that are potent anthelmintics and insecticides …   Medical dictionary

  • avermectin — n. any one of the group of lactones that are potent anthelmintics for humans and insecticides for domestic animals …   English contemporary dictionary

  • avermectin — [ˌeɪvə mɛktɪn] noun Medicine any of a group of macrocyclic compounds isolated from a strain of bacteria, used to destroy parasitic worms. Origin 1970s: from mod. L. (Streptomyces) averm(itilis), the name of the source bacterium, + ect + in1 …   English new terms dictionary

  • Abamectin — is a mixture of avermectins containing more than 80% avermectin B1a and less than 20% avermectin B1b . These two components, B1a and B1b have very similar biological and toxicological properties. The avermectins are insecticidal or anthelmintic… …   Wikipedia

  • 70288-86-7 — Ivermectine Ivermectine Général Nom IUPAC Ivermectine (22,23 dihydroavermectin B1a + 22,23 dihydroavermectin B1b) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • C47H72O14 — Ivermectine Ivermectine Général Nom IUPAC Ivermectine (22,23 dihydroavermectin B1a + 22,23 dihydroavermectin B1b) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • C48H74O14 — Ivermectine Ivermectine Général Nom IUPAC Ivermectine (22,23 dihydroavermectin B1a + 22,23 dihydroavermectin B1b) …   Wikipédia en Français


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