Therapeutic Targets Database
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TTD Target ID: TTDS00432

Target Information
Type of targetSuccessful target    
DiseaseAtopic asthma
[ICD9: 493   ICD10: J45]
Cancer, unspecific
[ICD9: 140-229   ICD10: C00-C96]
Drug(s)AprindineApprovedCardiac arrhythmias[3]
UniProt IDP02593
PDB Structure1CMF; 1CMG; 1DEG; 1FW4; 1LIN; 1PRW; 1QIV; 1QIW.    
FunctionCalmodulin mediates the control of a large number of enzymes by ca(2+). Among the enzymes to be stimulated by the calmodulin-ca(2+) complex are a number of protein kinases and phosphatases.    
Target ValidationClick to Find Target Validation Information.    
Acetate Ion[5]
Cacodylate Ion[5]
Cross References 3D Structure
Related Literature
On-Line Medical Dictionary
Ref 1Ca2+ sensors modulate asthmatic symptoms in an allergic model for asthma. Eur J Pharmacol. 2003 Aug 22;476(1-2):151-7. To Reference
Ref 2Calmodulin: a potential target for cancer chemotherapeutic agents. J Clin Oncol. 1986 Jun;4(6):994-1012. To Reference
Ref 3Aprindine inhibits calmodulin-stimulated phosphodiesterase and Ca-ATPase activities. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 1983 Jan-Feb;5(1):151-6. To Reference
Ref 4Inhibitory effect of jujuboside A on glutamate-mediated excitatory signal pathway in hippocampus. Planta Med. 2003 Aug;69(8):692-5. To Reference
Ref 5Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. To Reference
Ref 6Berman HM, Westbrook J, Feng Z, Gilliland G, Bhat TN, Weissig H, Shindyalov IN, Bourne PE: The Protein Data Bank. Nucleic Acids Res. 2000 Jan 1;28(1):235-42. To Reference


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