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Peptide T MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Peptide T
Tree Number(s)
D12.644.456.729
Unique ID
D015717
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015717
Annotation
/biosyn /‌drug eff /‌physiol permitted
Scope Note
N-(N-(N(2)-(N-(N-(N-(N-D-Alanyl L-seryl)-L-threonyl)-L-threonyl) L-threonyl)-L-asparaginyl)-L-tyrosyl) L-threonine. Octapeptide sharing sequence homology with HIV envelope protein gp120. It is potentially useful as antiviral agent in AIDS therapy. The core pentapeptide sequence, TTNYT, consisting of amino acids 4-8 in peptide T, is the HIV envelope sequence required for attachment to the CD4 receptor.
Entry Term(s)
HIV Peptide T
Registry Number
106362-33-8
CAS Type 1 Name
L-Threonine, N-(N-(N2-(N-(N-(N-(N-D-alanyl-L-seryl)-L-threonyl)-L-threonyl)-L-threonyl)-L-asparaginyl)-L-tyrosyl)-
Previous Indexing
Oligopeptides (1987-1989)
Peptide Fragments (1987-1989)
Public MeSH Note
90
History Note
90
Date Established
1990/01/01
Date of Entry
1989/05/25
Revision Date
1990/06/29
Peptide T Preferred
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