Cat. No. 2252
Alternative Names: Adriamycin, NSC 123127
Chemical Name: 10-[(3-Amino-2,3,6-trideoxy-α-L-lyxo
Biological ActivityAntitumor antibiotic agent that inhibits DNA topoisomerase II. DNA intercalator that inhibits nucleic acid synthesis and induces apoptosis. Reduces intracellular tau levels.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Dickey et al (2006) Pharmacologic reductions of total tau levels; implications for the role of microtubule dynamics in regulating tau expression. Mol.Neurodegen. 1 6. PMID: 16930453.
Gewirtz (1999) A critical evaluation of the mechanisms of action proposed for the antitumor effects of the anthracycline antibiotics adriamycin and daunorubicin. Biochem.Pharmacol. 57 727. PMID: 10075079.
Patel et al (1997) Identification of yeast DNA topoisomerase II mutants resistant to the antitumor drug doxorubicin: implications for the mechanisms of doxorubicin action and cyotoxicity. Mol.Pharmacol. 52 658. PMID: 9380029.
Skladanowski and Konopa (1993) Adriamycin and daunomycin induce programmed cell death (apoptosis) in tumour cells. Biochem.Pharmacol. 46 357. PMID: 8347161.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Doxorubicin hydrochloride include:
Bussey et al (2016) Targeting polo-like kinase 1, a regulator of p53, in the treatment of adrenocortical carcinoma. PLoS One 5 1. PMID: 26754547.
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Smyth et al (2015) Biodistribution and delivery efficiency of unmodified tumor-derived exosomes. J Control Release 199 145. PMID: 25523519.
Zhitomirsky and Assaraf (2015) Lysosomal sequestration of hydrophobic weak base chemotherapeutics triggers lysosomal biogenesis and lysosome-dependent cancer multidrug resistance. Clin Transl Med 6 1143. PMID: 25544758.
Sundaresan et al (2014) Dual-responsive polymer-coated iron oxide nanoparticles for drug delivery and imaging applications. Int J Pharm 466 1. PMID: 24607216.
Robinson et al (2013) RB1 status in triple negative breast cancer cells dictates response to radiation treatment and selective therapeutic drugs. PLoS One 8 e78641. PMID: 24265703.
Toldo et al (2013) Comparative cardiac toxicity of anthracyclines in vitro and in vivo in the mouse. PLoS One 8 e58421. PMID: 23516478.
Natrajan et al (2012) Functional characterization of the 19q12 amplicon in grade III breast cancers. Breast Cancer Res 14 R53. PMID: 22433433.
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