Cytochalasins are a group of about 20 known mycotoxins, which affect actin stress fibers, causing actin depolymerization. Cytochalasin C acts as a potent inhibitor of actin filament and contractile microfilaments.
Dichloromethane , Ethyl acetate
Macrolide indol mycotoxinCytochalasinActin inhibitor
Cytochalasins are used as tools in cytological research, and in the field of actin polymerisation