AZD 5438

Cat. No. 3968

AZD 5438 C18H21N5O2S [602306-29-6]

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Chemical Name: 4-[2-Methyl-1-(1-methylethyl)-1H-imidazol-5-yl]-N-[4-(methylsulfonyl)phenyl]-2-pyrimidinamine

Biological Activity

Potent inhibitor of cyclin-dependent kinase (cdk) 1, 2 and 9 (IC50 values are 16, 6 and 20 nM respectively). Exhibits antiproliferative activity in human tumor cell lines. Blocks cell cycling at G2-M, S and G1 phases; reduces the proportion of actively cycling cells in vivo.

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Sold with the permission of AstraZeneca UK Ltd.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Desiccate at RT

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Byth et al (2009) AZD5438, a potent oral inhibitor of cyclin-dependent kinases 1, 2 and 9, leads to pharmacodynamic changes and potent antitumor effects in human tumor xenografts. Mol.Cancer Ther. 8 1856. PMID: 19509270.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for AZD 5438 include:

Goonesekere et al (2014) A meta analysis of pancreatic microarray datasets yields new targets as cancer genes and biomarkers. PLoS One 9 e93046. PMID: 24740004.

Natrajan et al (2012) Functional characterization of the 19q12 amplicon in grade III breast cancers. Breast Cancer Res 14 R53. PMID: 22433433.

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