Avermectin B1a is a macrocycline lactone with insecticidal and anti-parasitic properties. Avermectin B1a is soluble in acetone, methanol, and isopropanol.
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|Mechanism of Action||Avermectins induce paralysis in nematodes by blocking transmission between neurons in the ventral nerve cord.|
|Spectrum||Avermectin has been actively used in agricultural and veterinary applications as an insecticide and antihelmintic respectively.|
|References||Kass, L. S., and C. C. Wang. "Avermectin B1a, a Paralyzing Anthelmintic That Affects Interneurons and Inhibitory Motoneurons in Ascaris." Ncbi.gov. PNAS, n.d. Web. 21 June 2013|