Cat. No. 4629

GSK2578215A C24H18FN3O2 [1285515-21-0]

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Chemical Name: 5-(2-Fluoro-4-pyridinyl)-2-(phenylmethoxy)-N-3-pyridinylbenzamide

Biological Activity

Potent LRRK2 inhibitor (IC50 values are 8.9 and 10.1 nM for LRRK2[G2019S] mutant and wild-type LRRK2 respectively). Displays selectivity for LRRK2 over a panel of 460 other kinases. Blocks Ser910 and Ser935 phosphorylation in vitro and in peripheral tissues in vivo. Brain penetrant.

Licensing Information

Sold for research purposes under agreement from GlaxoSmithKline.

Technical Data

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

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All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet

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Reith et al (2012) GSK2578215A; a potent and highly selective 2-arylmethyloxy-5-substituent-N-arylbenzamide LRRK2 kinase inhibitor. Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett. 22 5625. PMID: 22863203.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for GSK2578215A include:

Belluzzi et al (2016) LRRK2 phosphorylates pre-synaptic N-ethylmaleimide sensitive fusion (NSF) protein enhancing its ATPase activity and SNARE complex disassembling rate. Mol Neurodegener 11 1. PMID: 26758690.

Perera et al (2016) Inhibitor treatment of peripheral mononuclear cells from Parkinson's disease patients further validates LRRK2dephosphorylation as a pharmacodynamic biomarker. Scientific Reports 6 31391. PMID: 27503089.

Ho et al (2015) Leucine-Rich Repeat Kinase 2 (LRRK2) phosphorylates p53 and induces p21(WAF1/CIP1) expression. Mol Brain 8 54. PMID: 26384650.

Russo et al (2015) Leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 positively regulates inflammation and down-regulates NF-κB p50 signaling in cultured microglia cells. Oncotarget 12 230. PMID: 26646749.

Saez-Atienzar et al (2014) The LRRK2 inhibitor GSK2578215A induces protective autophagy in SH-SY5Y cells: involvement of Drp-1-mediated mitochondrial fission and mitochondrial-derived ROS signaling. Cell Death Dis. 5 e1368. PMID: 25118928.

Manzoni et al (2013) Inhibition of LRRK2 kinase activity stimulates macroautophagy. Biochim Biophys Acta 1833 2900. PMID: 23916833.

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