Tosyllysine chloromethyl ketone

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tosyllysine chloromethyl ketone

(Science: chemical) An inhibitor of serine proteinases. Acts as an alkylating agent and is known to interfere with the translation process.

Pharmacological action: alkylating agents, protein synthesis inhibitor, serine proteinase inhibitors.

Chemical name: Benzenesulfonamide, N-(5-amino-1-(chloroacetyl)pentyl)-4-methyl-