Cat. No. 3367
Chemical Name: (-)-1,1',6,6',7,7'-Hexahydroxy-3,3'-dim
Biological ActivityR-(-)-enantiomer of gossypol (Cat. No. 1964). Mimics the BH3 domains of Bcl-2, Bcl-XL and Mcl-1. Disrupts heterodimerization of Bcl-2 with proapoptotic family members. Induces apoptosis in vitro through activation of caspase-9; cytotoxic to multiple myeloma and drug-resistant cell lines. Delays onset of androgen-independent growth of VCaP prostate cancer xenografts in vivo.
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Balakrishnan et al (2009) AT-101 induces apoptosis in CLL B cells and overcomes stromal cell-mediated Mcl-1 induction and drug resistance. Blood 113 149. PMID: 18836097.
Kline et al (2008) R-(-)-gossypol (AT-101) activates programmed cell death in multiple myeloma cells. Exp.Hematol. 36 568. PMID: 18346839.
Loberg et al (2007) In vivo evaluation of AT-101 (R-(-)-gossypol acetic acid) in androgen-independent growth of VCaP prostate cancer cells in combination with surgical castration. Neoplasia 9 1030. PMID: 18084610.
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