Cat. No. 4436

8-Chloroadenosine C10H12ClN5O4 [34408-14-5]

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Chemical Name: 6-Amino-8-chloropurine riboside

Biological Activity

Nucleoside analog; metabolized in vivo to 8-Chloro-ATP. Incorporates into RNA during transcription and inhibits RNA synthesis. Exhibits cytotoxicity in MM.1S, RPMI-8226 and U266 cancer cell lines; induces G2/M cell cycle arrest and mitotic catastrophe in A549 and H1299 cells.

Technical Data

Soluble to 20 mM in water with gentle warming and to 100 mM in DMSO
>98 %
Store at -20°C

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Cervantes-Gomez et al (2011) ATP analog enhances the actions of a heat shock protein 90 inhibitor in multiple myeloma cells. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 339 545. PMID: 21821695.

Gu et al (2006) 8-Chloro-adenosine inhibits growth at least partly by interfering with actin polymerization in cultured human lung cancer cells Biochem.Pharmacol. 72 541. PMID: 16844099.

Zhang et al (2004) Exposure of human lung cancer cells to 8-chloro-adenosine induces G2/M arrest and mitotic catastrophe. Neoplasia 6 802. PMID: 15720807.

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Kearney et al (2015) 8-Chloroadenosine Sensitivity in Renal Cell Carcinoma Is Associated with AMPK Activation and mTOR Pathway Inhibition. PLoS One 10 e0135962. PMID: 26313261.

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