Cat. No. 3387

Gedunin C28H34O7 [2753-30-2]

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Chemical Name: (1S,3aS,4aR,4bS,5R,6aR,10aR,10bR,12aS)-5-(Acetyloxy)-1-(3-furanyl)-1,5,6,6a,7,10a,10b,11,12,12a,decahydro-4b,7,7,10a,12a,-pentamethyloxireno[c]phenanthro[1,2-d]pyran-3,8(3aH,4bH)-dione

Biological Activity

Naturally occurring Hsp90 inhibitor. Induces Hsp90-dependent client protein degradation and displays antiproliferative activity in vitro (IC50 values are 3.22, 8.84 and 16.8 μM in SKBr3, MCF-7 and CaCo-2 cancer cell lines respectively). Also exhibits antimalarial activity against P. falciparum (IC50 values are 0.14 and 3.1 μM in parasite development and [3H]-hypoxanthine uptake assays respectively).

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 10 mM in ethanol with gentle warming
>98 %
Store at +4°C

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Brandt et al (2008) Gedunin, a novel Hsp90 inhibitor: semisynthesis of derivatives and preliminary structure-activity relationships. J.Med.Chem. 51 6495. PMID: 18816111.

Lee et al (2008) Antimalarial activity of anthothecol derived from Khaya anthotheca (Meliaceae). Phytomedicine 15 533. PMID: 17913482.

Uddin et al (2007) Gedunin, a limonoid from Xylocarpus granatum, inhibits the growth of CaCo-2 colon cancer cell line in vitro. Phytother.Res. 21 757. PMID: 17450509.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Gedunin include:

Rizk et al (2015) Optimization of a Fluorescence-Based Assay for Large-Scale Drug Screening against Babesia and Theileria Parasites. PLoS One 10 e0125276. PMID: 25915529.

Yadav et al (2010) Celastrol suppresses invasion of colon and pancreatic cancer cells through the downregulation of expression of CXCR4 chemokine receptor. J Mol Med (Berl) 88 1243. PMID: 20798912.

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