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brartemicin (uncountable)

  1. A trehalose-derived metabolite of an actinomycete that is an inhibitor of cancer cell invasion
    • 2015 October 30, “Mincle, an Innate Immune Receptor, Is Expressed in Urothelial Cancer Cells of Papillomavirus-Associated Urothelial Tumors of Cattle”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0141624:
      Recently, it has been shown that the natural product brartemicin, an inhibitor of cancer cell invasion, is a high-affinity ligand of carbohydrate-recognition domain (CRD) of mincle receptor [12 ].