Cat. No. 3117
Alternative Names: N-Butyldeoxynojirimycin hydrochloride, NB-DNJ
Chemical Name: (2R,3R,4R,5S)-1-Butyl-2-(hydroxymet
Biological ActivityOrally active α-glucosidase I and II and ceramide-specific glycosyltransferase inhibitor. Rescues trafficking-deficient F508del-CFTR in human airway epithelial cells via inhibition of ER α-glucosidases I and II. Also has broad spectrum antiviral activity.
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Data Sheet
Noel et al (2008) Parallel improvements of sodium and chloride transport defects by miglustat (n-butyldeoxynojyrimicin) in cystic fibrosis epithelial cells. J.Pharamcol.Exp.Ther. 325 1016.
Dwek et al (2002) Targeting glycosylation as a therapeutic approach. Nat.Rev.Drug Disc. 1 65.
Platt et al (1994) N-Butyldeoxynojirimycin is a novel inhibitor of glycolipid biosynthesis. J.Biol.Chem. 269 8362. PMID: 8132559.
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Huang et al (2011) Glucosylceramide synthase inhibitor PDMP sensitizes chronic myeloid leukemia T315I mutant to Bcr-Abl inhibitor and cooperatively induces glycogen synthase kinase-3-regulated apoptosis. FASEB J 25 3661. PMID: 21705667.
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Keywords: Miglustat hydrochloride, supplier, α-glucosidase, alpha-glucosidase, I, II, inhibits, inhibitors, ceramide-specific, glycosyltransferases, Glycosylases, Carbohydrate, Metabolism, NBDNJ, Tocris Bioscience, Glycosylase Inhibitor products
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