BVT 948

Cat. No. 2176

BVT 948 C14H11NO3 [39674-97-0]

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Chemical Name: 4-Hydroxy-3,3-dimethyl-2H-benz[g]indole-2,5(3H)-dione

Biological Activity

Non-competitive, cell-permeable inhibitor of protein tyrosine phosphatases (PTPs) (IC50 = 0.09 - 1.7 μM); displays irreversible inhibition through catalysis of the hydrogen peroxide-dependent oxidation of PTP. Enhances insulin signaling in vitro and insulin tolerance in ob/ob mice in vivo. Also inhibits several cytochrome P450 isoforms (IC50 < 10 μM).

Technical Data

M.Wt:
241.25
Formula:
C14H11NO3
Solubility:
Soluble to 50 mM in ethanol and to 50 mM in DMSO
Purity:
>98 %
Storage:
Store at RT
CAS No:
39674-97-0

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Liljebris et al (2004) Oxidation of protein tyrosine phosphatases as a pharmaceutical mechanism of action: a study using 4-hydroxy-3,3-dimethyl-2H-benzo[g]indole-2,5(3H)-dione. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 309 711. PMID: 14747616.

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