Cat. No. 2097
Chemical Name: 4-[[4-(4-Chlorophenyl)-2-thiazolyl]
Biological ActivitySelective non-lipid inhibitor of sphingosine kinase (IC50 = 0.5 μM); does not act at ATP-binding site. Displays no inhibition of ERK2, PI 3-kinase, or PKCα at concentrations up to 60 μM. Reduces levels of sphingosine-1-phosphate in MDA-MB-231 breast cancer cells. Induces apoptosis and inhibits proliferation in several other tumor cell lines in vitro (IC50 = 0.9 - 4.6 μM).
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French et al (2006) Antitumor activity of sphingosine kinase inhibitors. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 318 596. PMID: 16632640.
French et al (2003) Discovery and evaluation of inhibitors of human sphingosine kinase. Cancer Res. 63 5862.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for SKI II include:
Reid et al (2015) Sphingosine kinase 2 is a chikungunya virus host factor co-localized with the viral replication complex. Am J Nephrol 4 e61. PMID: 26576339.
Xun et al (2015) Targeting sphingosine kinase 2 (SphK2) by ABC294640 inhibits colorectal cancer cell growth in vitro and in vivo. J Exp Clin Cancer Res 34 94. PMID: 26337959.
Kim et al (2010) Isoflurane protects human kidney proximal tubule cells against necrosis via sphingosine kinase and sphingosine-1-phosphate generation. J Biol Chem 31 353. PMID: 20234131.
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