Cat. No. 2627
Chemical Name: (5S)-(tert-Butoxycarbonylamino)-6-p
Biological ActivityPotent and selective γ-secretase inhibitor (IC50 = 17 nM) that displays > 50-fold selectivity over a range of aspartyl, serine and cysteine proteases. Exhibits equal potency for inhibition of Aβ40 and Aβ42 peptides (IC50 values are 48 and 67 nM respectively in human neuroblastoma cells). Also regulates CXCR4 and VEGFR2 expression through inhibition of Notch signaling in vitro.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Williams et al (2008) Regulation of CXCR4 by the Notch ligand delta-like 4 in endothelial cells. Cancer Res. 68 1889. PMID: 18339870.
Williams et al (2006) Up-regulation of the Notch ligand delta-like 4 inhibits VEGF-induced endothelial cell function. Blood 107 931. PMID: 16219802.
Shearman et al (2000) L-685,458, an aspartyl protease transition state mimic, is a potent inhibitor of amyloid-β-protein precursor γ-secretase activity. Biochemistry 39 8698. PMID: 10913280.
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Greife et al (2014) Canonical Notch signalling is inactive in urothelial carcinoma. BMC Cancer 14 628. PMID: 25167871.
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