Cat. No. 2709
Alternative Name: MK 0791
Chemical Name: (2Z)-7-[[(2R)-2-Amino-2-carboxyethy
Biological ActivityDipeptidase inhibitor (LTDase, leukotriene D4 hydrolase, dehydropeptidase I) that displays a Ki value of 0.11 μM. Inhibits metabolism of LTD4 to LTE4 and the hydrolysis of β-lactam antibiotics. Nephroprotective; reduces toxic accumulation of cyclosporin A in kidney proximal tubule epithelial cells.
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Graham et al (1987) Inhibition of the mammalian β-lactamase renal dipeptidase (dehydropeptidase-I) by (Z)-2-(acylamino)-3-substituted-propenoic acids. J.Med.Chem. 30 1074. PMID: 3495664.
White et al (1999) A continuous fluorometric assay for leukotriene D4 hydrolase. Anal.Biochem. 268 245. PMID: 10075814.
Perez et al (2004) Inhibition of brush border dipeptidase with cilastatin reduces toxic accumulation of cyclosporin A in kidney proximal tubule epithelial cells. Nephrol.Dial.Transplant. 19 2445. PMID: 15252165.
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Keywords: Cilastatin sodium, supplier, Dipeptidase, LTDase, leukotrienes, eicosanoids, D4, hydrolase, dehydropeptidase, I, inhibitors, metabolism, LTD4, LTE4, Proteases, Proteinases, MK0791