Cat. No. 3979
Chemical Name: N,N''-Bis(2-ethylhexyl)-3,12-diimino-
Biological ActivitySelective inhibitor of protein tyrosine phosphatases localized to mitochondrion 1 (PTPMT1) (IC50 = 1.08 μM in vitro). Stimulates increased insulin secretion by β-cells in rat pancreatic islets. Displays antitcancer properties in FaDu cells.
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Doughty-Shenton et al (2010) Pharmacological targeting of the mitochondrial phosphatase PTPMT1. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 333 584. PMID: 20167843.
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Keywords: Alexidine dihydrochloride, supplier, protein, tyrosine, phosphatases, PTP, localized, localised, to, mitochondrion, 1, PTPMT1, inhibitors
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