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Anidulafungin (Code C38716)

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Preferred Name: Anidulafungin

Definition: A cyclic lipopeptide echinocandin derivative with antifungal activity. Anidulafungin inhibits 1,3 beta-D-glucan synthase, an enzyme involved in fungal cell wall synthesis, resulting in cell lysis and death. This agent is active against Candida species and Aspergillus. (NCI04)

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A drug that is used to treat infections caused by fungi. It belongs to the family of drugs called antifungals.

Display Name: Anidulafungin

Label: Anidulafungin

NCI Thesaurus Code: C38716 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C1142738  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Anidulafungin
anidulafungin
ANIDULAFUNGIN
Eraxis
LY303366

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 166663-25-8 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 9HLM53094I
ChEBI ID CHEBI:55346 (see ChEBI info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 328242
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 328242 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C1142738

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Accepted_Therapeutic_Use_For Candidemia
Chemical_Formula C58H73N7O17
code C38716
Contributing_Source CTRP
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Anidulafungin
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C38716

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