Cat. No. 4042
Alternative Name: Valspodar
Chemical Name: 6-[(2S,4R,6E)-4-methyl-2-(methylami
Biological ActivityP-glycoprotein (P-gp) modulator; inhibits P-gp-mediated multidrug-resistance (MDR). Reverses resistance to several cytotoxic drugs including mitoxantrone and doxorubicin (resistance factors are 2.0 and 6.5 respectively) in human MDR cancer cell lines. Non-immunosuppressive analog of cyclosporin A (Cat. No. 1101).
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Shen et al (2009) Dynamic assessment of mitoxantrone resistance and modulation of multidrug resistance by Valspodar (PSC833) in multidrug resistance human cancer cells. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 330 423. PMID: 19423841.
Shen et al (2008) Quantitation of doxorubicine uptake, efflux, and modulation of multidrug resistance (MDR) in MDR human cancer cells. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 324 95. PMID: 17947497.
Goda et al (2007) Complete inhibition of P-glycoprotein by simulataneous treatment with a distinct class of modulators and the UIC2 monoclonal antibody. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 320 81. PMID: 17050779.
Song et al (1998) Modulation of the tumor disposition of vinca alkaloids by PSC 833 in vitro and in vivo. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 287 963. PMID: 9864280.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for PSC 833 include:
Elbaradie et al (2013) Sex-specific response of rat costochondral cartilage growth plate chondrocytes to 17β-estradiol involves differential regulation of plasma membrane associated estrogen receptors. Sci Rep 1833 1165. PMID: 23305904.
Lipka et al (2012) Intracellular retention of ABL kinase inhibitors determines commitment to apoptosis in CML cells. PLoS One 7 e40853. PMID: 22815843.
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