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Subject: Protease inhibitor (biology)
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CAS number HCl)
PubChem 72172
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Molecular formula C16H24N2O4
Molar mass 308.37 g mol−1
Melting point

245 °C (dec.)

S-phrases S22 S24/25
 YesY (verify) (what is: YesY/N?)
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Ubenimex (INN), also known as bestatin, is a competitive protease inhibitor. It is an inhibitor of aminopeptidase B,[2] leukotriene A4 hydrolase,[3] aminopeptidase N.[4] It is being studied for use in the treatment of acute myelocytic leukemia.[5]


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