Cat. No. 2600
Chemical Name: 2-Chloro-9-(2-deoxy-2-fluoro-β-D-ara
Biological ActivityDeoxycytidine kinase (dCK) substrate. Phosphorylated to form clofarabine triphosphate, which competes with dATP for DNA polymerase-α and -ε and potently inhibits ribonucleotide reductase (IC50 = 65 nM). Induces apoptosis by directly altering mitochondrial transmembrane potential. Demonstrates growth inhibition and cytotoxic activity in a variety of leukemias and solid tumors.
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Parker et al (1991) Effects of 2-chloro-9-(2-deoxy-2-fluoro-β-D-arabinofuranosyl) adenine on K562 cellular metabolism and the inhibition of human ribonucleotide reductase and DNA polymerases by its 5'-triphosphate. Cancer Res. 51 2386. PMID: 1707752.
Carson et al (1992) Oral antilymphocyte activity and induction of apoptosis by 2-chloro-2'-arabino-fluoro-2'-deoxyadenosine. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.USA 89 2970.
Bonate et al (2006) Discovery and development of clofarabine: a nucleoside analogue for treating cancer. Nat.Rev.Drug Discov. 5 855. PMID: 17016426.
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Keywords: Clofarabine, supplier, Deoxycytidine, kinases, dCK, Enzyme, Substrates, activators
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