Cyclosporin A

Cat. No. 1101

Cyclosporin A C62H111N11O12 [59865-13-3]

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Alternative Name: Ciclosporin A

Biological Activity

Immunosuppressant; inhibits phosphatase activity of calcineurin (IC50 = 5 nM). Also inhibits formation and opening of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore (MPTP).

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 50 mM in ethanol
>99 %
Desiccate at -20°C

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Fruman et al (1992) Calcineurin phosphatase activity in T lymphocytes is inhibited by FK 506 and cyclosporin A. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 89 3686. PMID: 1373887.

Brookemeier and Pfeiffer (1995) Inhibition of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore by cyclosporin A during long time frame experiments: relationship between pore opening and the activity of mitochondrial phospholipases. Biochemistry 34 16440. PMID: 8845372.

Nakata et al (1998) Evidence that cyclosporin A and dexamethasone inhibit allergic airway inflammation via suppression of interleukin-5 synthesis by T cells. Br.J.Pharmacol. 124 1425. PMID: 9723954.

Yan et al (2009) Cyclosporin-A potently induces highly cardiogenic progenitors from embryonic stem cells. BiochemsBiophys.Res.Commun. 379 115. PMID: 19094963.

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