Cat. No. 3502
Alternative Name: Patupilone
Chemical Name: (1S,3S,7S,10R,11S,12S,16R)-7,11-Dih
Biological ActivityMicrotubule stabilization agent that promotes tubulin polymerization and induces G2-M cell cycle arrest (EC50 = 32 nM in HeLa cells). Inhibits proliferation of human carcinoma cell lines in vitro, including MDR cells overexpressing the P-glycoprotein efflux pump. Exhibits potent cytotoxicity in MCF-7 and A549 cells (EC50 values are 0.3 and 2.7 nM respectively). Inhibits growth of HCT-15 tumors in mice in vivo.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Narvi et al (2013) Altered TUBB3 expression contributes to the epothilone response of mitotic cells. Br.J.Cancer 108 82. PMID: 23321512.
O'Reilly et al (2008) Pharmacokinetic profile of the microtubule stabilizer patupilone in tumor-bearing rodents and comparison of anti-cancer activity with other MTS in vitro and in vivo. Cancer Chemother.Pharmacol. 62 1045. PMID: 18301895.
Altmann et al (2000) Epothilones and related structures - a new class of microtubule inhibitors with potent in vivo antitumor activity. Biochim.Biophys.Acta 1470 M79. PMID: 10799747.
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