AG 1478 hydrochloride
Cat. No. 1276
Alternative Name: Tyrphostin AG 1478
Chemical Name: N-(3-Chlorophenyl)-6,7-dimethoxy-4-
Biological ActivityPotent and selective inhibitor of epidermal growth factor receptor kinase (IC50 values 3 nM for EGFR and > 100 μM for ErbB2 and PDGFR). Inhibits proliferation of NCI-H2170 NSCLC cells in vitro (IC50 = 1 μM).
Licensing InformationSold with the permission of AstraZeneca UK Ltd.
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet
Puri and Salgia (2008) Synergism of EGFR and c-Met pathways, cross-talk and inhibition, in non-small cell lung cancer. J.Carcinog. 7 9. PMID: 19240370.
Eguchi et al (1998) Calcium-dependent epidermal growth factor receptor transactivation mediates the angiotensin II-induced mitogen-activated protein kinase activation in vascular smooth muscle cells. J.Biol.Chem. 273 8890. PMID: 9535870.
Han et al (1996) Tyrphostin AG 1478 preferentially inhibits human glioma cells expressing truncated rather than wild-type epidermal growth factor receptors. Cancer Res. 56 3859. PMID: 8752145.
Levitzki and Gazit (1995) Tyrosine kinase inhibition: an approach to drug development. Science 267 1782. PMID: 7892601.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for AG 1478 hydrochloride include:
Breshears et al (2016) Local Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Signaling Mediates the Systemic Pathogenic Effects of Staphylococcus aureus Toxic Shock Syndrome PLoS One 11 e0158969. PMID: 27414801.
Bertrand et al (2015) Conformations of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) orchestrate neuronal survival by a crosstalk between EGFR and NMDAR. Sci Rep 6 e1924. PMID: 26469972.
Mathew et al (2015) Feedback circuitry between miR-218 repression and RTK activation in glioblastoma. Cell Death Dis 8 ra42. PMID: 25943352.
Pandya and Pillai (2014) TrkB interacts with ErbB4 and regulates NRG1-induced NR2B phosphorylation in cortical neurons before synaptogenesis. Sci Signal 12 47. PMID: 25052836.
Akhtar et al (2013) Activation of ErbB2 and Downstream Signalling via Rho Kinases and ERK1/2 Contributes to Diabetes-Induced Vascular Dysfunction. PLoS One 8 e67813. PMID: 23826343.
Ayoub et al (2013) Profiling epidermal growth factor receptor and heregulin receptor 3 heteromerization using receptor tyrosine kinase heteromer investigation technology. PLoS One 8 e64672. PMID: 23700486.
Bayliss and Evans (2013) Characterisation of AmphiAmR11, an amphioxus (Branchiostoma floridae) D2-dopamine-like G protein-coupled receptor. PLoS One 8 e80833. PMID: 24265838.
Voon et al (2013) EMT-induced stemness and tumorigenicity are fueled by the EGFR/Ras pathway. PLoS One 8 e70427. PMID: 23950932.
Breshears et al (2012) A disintegrin and metalloproteinase 17 (ADAM17) and epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) signaling drive the epithelial response to Staphylococcus aureus toxic shock syndrome toxin-1 (TSST-1). J Biol Chem 287 32578. PMID: 22833676.
O'Keeffe et al (2009) Dopamine-induced proliferation of adult neural precursor cells in the mammalian subventricular zone is mediated through EGF. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106 8754. PMID: 19433789.
Belcher et al (2005) Rapid estrogenic regulation of extracellular signal- regulated kinase 1/2 signaling in cerebellar granule cells involves a G protein- and protein kinase A-dependent mechanism and intracellular activation of protein phosphatase 2A. Endocrinology 146 5397. PMID: 16123167.
Maggiolini et al (2004) The G protein-coupled receptor GPR30 mediates c-fos up-regulation by 17beta-estradiol and phytoestrogens in breast cancer cells. J Biol Chem 279 27008. PMID: 15090535.
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