Cat. No. 0541
Alternative Name: HA 1077
Biological ActivityCyclic nucleotide-dependent protein kinase inhibitor and Rho-associated kinase inhibitor (IC50 = 10.7 μM). Suppress MMP-2 expression and induce apoptosis in glioblastoma cells in vivo. Ca2+ antagonist and vasodilator. Also inhibits proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Deng et al (2010) Rho-kinase inhibitor, fasudil, suppresses glioblastoma cell line progression in vitro and in vivo. Cancer Biol Ther. 875 875. PMID: 20364104.
Sward et al (2000) Inhibition of Rho-associated kinase blocks agonist-induced Ca2+ sensitization of myosin phosphorylation and force in guinea-pig ileum. J.Physiol. 522 33. PMID: 10618150.
Satoh et al (1996) Neuroprotective properties of a protein kinase inhibitor against ischaemia-induced neuronal damage in rats and gerbils. Br.J.Pharmacol. 118 1592. PMID: 8842419.
Arai et al (1993) Inhibition by the protein kinase inhibitor HA-1077 of the activation of NADPH oxidase in human neutrophils. Biochem.Pharmacol. 46 1487. PMID: 8240400.
Shirotani et al (1991) A new type of vasodilator, HA1077, an isoquinoline derivative, inhibits proliferation of bovine vascular smooth muscle cells in culture. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 259 738. PMID: 1941621.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Fasudil hydrochloride include:
Flavahan and Flavahan (2014) The atypical structure and function of newborn arterial endothelium is mediated by Rho/Rho kinase signaling. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 307 H628. PMID: 24951756.
Akhtar et al (2013) Activation of ErbB2 and Downstream Signalling via Rho Kinases and ERK1/2 Contributes to Diabetes-Induced Vascular Dysfunction. PLoS One 8 e67813. PMID: 23826343.
Jeyaraj et al (2012) Cyclic AMP-Rap1A signaling activates RhoA to induce α(2c)-adrenoceptor translocation to the cell surface of microvascular smooth muscle cells. Br J Pharmacol 303 C499. PMID: 22621783.
Wang et al (2012) Inhibition of TNF-α improves the bladder dysfunction that is associated with type 2 diabetes. BMC Ear Nose Throat Disord 61 2134. PMID: 22688336.
Díez et al (2010) Statins inhibit angiotensin II/Smad pathway and related vascular fibrosis, by a TGF-β-independent process. PLoS One 5 e14145. PMID: 21152444.
Choi et al (2009) Comparison of contractile mechanisms of sphingosylphosphorylcholine and sphingosine-1-phosphate in rabbit coronary artery. Diabetes 82 324. PMID: 19218288.
Inan and Büyükafşar (2008) Antiepileptic effects of two Rho-kinase inhibitors, Y-27632 and fasudil, in mice. J Neurosci 155 44. PMID: 18536751.
Takehara et al (2008) Rho-associated kinase inhibitor Y-27632 promotes survival of cynomolgus monkey embryonic stem cells. Mol Hum Reprod 14 627. PMID: 18940855.
Rodríguez-Vita et al (2005) Endothelin-1, via ETA receptor and independently of transforming growth factor-β, increases the connective tissue growth factor in vascular smooth muscle cells. Cardiovasc Res 97 125. PMID: 15976312.
Scherer et al (2005) Pharmacological reversal of endothelin-1 mediated constriction of the spiral modiolar artery: a potential new treatment for sudden sensorineural hearing loss. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 5 10. PMID: 16316469.
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Keywords: Fasudil hydrochloride, supplier, inhibitors, inhibits, cyclic, nucleotide, dependent-, Rho-kinases, HA1077, Tocris Bioscience, Rho-Kinases Inhibitor products
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