Phorbol 12-myristate 13-acetate
Cat. No. 1201
Alternative Name: PMA
Chemical Name: (1aR,1bS,4aR,7aS,7bS,8R,9R,9aS)-9a-
Biological ActivityExtensively used phorbol ester activator of protein kinase C; tumor promoter. Binds to PKC with a Ki value of 2.6 nM as measured by displacement of [3H]phorbol 12,13-dibutyrate binding in rat cortex synaptosomal membranes.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Merck Index 12 7487.
Castagna et al (1982) Direct activation of calcium-activated, phospholipid-dependent protein kinase by tumor-promoting phorbol esters. J.Biol.Chem. 257 7847. PMID: 7085651.
Hockberger et al (1989) A diacylglycerol analogue reduces neuronal calcium currents independently of protein kinase C activation. Nature 338 340. PMID: 2922062.
Murphy et al (1999) Structural determinants of phorbol ester binding in synaptosomes: pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 381 77. PMID: 10528137.
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