Alkaloid extracted from an australian legume. Potent inhibitor of α- and β-glucosidase activity in fibroblast extracts; inhibits the glycoprotein processing cycle. Exhibits antiviral properties. Inhibits angiogenesis.
Soluble in water.
Potent inhibitor of α- and β-glucosidases. Inhibits HIV infectivity. Inhibits angiogenesis. Inhibits thyroglobulin secretion. Antitumor activty. Inhibits protein glycosylation.