cytochalasin B

Wolfgang Schechinger wolfsc at
Tue Sep 4 21:39:24 EST 2001


It's a cell-permeable fungal toxin from Helminthosporium 
dematioideum. It induces nuclear extrusion, shortens actin 
filaments, inhibits glucose transport and others. See 
Calbiochem's catalogue on page 167.


> I am working with frog egg extract. And I need to add some
> cytochalasin B in my extract according to the protocol. Can
> anybody tell me what cytochalasin B does in my extract? Then
> email me at wsha at Thanks.
> Wei

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