Cat. No. 3863
Alternative Name: CP 99219
Chemical Name: 7-[(1α,5α,6α)-6-Amino-3-azabicyclo[3.1
Biological ActivityFluoroquinolone antibiotic. Inhibits bacterial DNA topoisomerase IV and DNA gyrase and forms a stable quinolone-DNA complex with these enzymes which reversibly inhibits DNA synthesis. Displays potent activity against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. Increases the production of mitochondrial NO in immortalized hepatocytes; also increases mitochondrial Ca2+. Inhibits Panx-1 (IC50 ~ 4μM).
Licensing InformationSold for research purposes under agreement from Pfizer Inc.
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet
Poon et al (2014) Unexpected link between an antibiotic, pannexin channels and apoptosis. Nature 507 329. PMID: 24646995.
Gootz et al (1996) Activity of the new fluoroquinolone trovafloxacin (CP-99,219) against DNA gyrase and topoisomerase IV mutants of Streptococcus pneumoniae selected in vitro. Antimicrob.Agents Chemother. 40 2691. PMID: 9124824.
Neu and Chin (1994) In vitro activity of the new fluoroquinolone CP-99,219. Antimicrob.Agents Chemother. 38 2615. PMID: 7872757.
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Keywords: Trovafloxacin mesylate, supplier, CP99219, antibiotics, antibacterial, antimicrobial, DNA, topoisomerase, IV, gyrase, dna, synthesis, inhibitors, inhibits, Pfizer, Tocris Bioscience, DNA, RNA and Protein Synthesis Inhibitor products
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