Cat. No. 1509
Alternative Name: (E)-2,3',4,5'-tetramethoxystilbene
Chemical Name: 1-[2,(3,5-Dimethoxyphenyl)ethenyl]-
Biological ActivityPotent, selective and competitive inhibitor of cytochrome P450 1B1, an enzyme overexpressed in certain tumors (IC50 = 6 nM). 50- and 520-fold selective over P450 1A1 and 1A2 respectively. Inhibits cancer cell growth in vitro.
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Kim et al (2002) Design, synthesis, and discovery of novel trans-stilbene analogues as potent and selective human cytochrome P450 1B1 inhibitors. J.Med.Chem. 45 160. PMID: 11754588.
Chun et al (2001) A new selective and potent inhibitor of human cytochrome P450 1B1 and its application to antimutagenesis. Cancer Res. 61 8164. PMID: 11719446.
Nam et al (2001) Resveratrol analog, 3,5,2',4'-tetramethoxy-trans-stilbene, potentiates the inhibition of cell growth and induces apoptosis in human cancer cells. Arch.Pharm.Res. 24 441. PMID: 11693548.
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Keywords: TMS, supplier, Cytochrome, P450, 1B1, inhibitors, inhibits, CYP, Tocris Bioscience, Cytochrome P450 Inhibitor products
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