Cat. No. 2430
Chemical Name: N-[4-[2(R)-Amino-3-mercaptopropyl]a
Biological ActivityCAAZ peptidomimetic geranylgeranyltransferase I (GGTase I) inhibitor. Strongly inhibits the processing of geranylgeranylated Rap1A with little effect on processing of farnesylated Ha-Ras (IC50 values are 3 and > 10 μM respectively). Causes G0-G1 cell cycle block and apoptosis in A549 cells and inhibits cell invasion and migration in COLO 320CM cells.
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Porcu et al (2010) A yeast-based genomic strategy highlights the cell protein networks altered by FTase inhibitor peptidomimetics. Mol.Cancer 9 197. PMID: 20653956.
Kusama et al (2003) Selective inhibition of cancer cell invasion by a geranylgeranyltransferase inhibitor. Clin.Exp.Meta. 20 561.
Miquel et al (1997) GGTI-298 induces G0-G1 block and apoptosis whereas FTI-227 causes G2-M enrichment in A549 cells. Cancer Res. 57 1846. PMID: 9157972.
McGuire et al (1996) Platelet-derived growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase phosphorylation requires protein geranylgeranylation but not farnesylation. J.Biol.Chem. 271 27402. PMID: 8910319.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for GGTI 298 include:
Domingue et al (2016) Chenodeoxycholic Acid Requires Activation of EGFR, EPAC and Ca2+ to Stimulate CFTR-dependent Cl-Secretion in Human Colonic T84 Cells. American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. PMID: 27558159.
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