Cat. No. 4813

Paprotrain C16H11N3 [57046-73-8]

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Chemical Name: (Z)-α-(3-Pyridinylmethylene)-1H-indole-3-acetonitrile

Biological Activity

Reversible, non-ATP competitive inhibitor of mitotic kinesin-like protein 2 (MKLP-2) (Ki = 3.4 μM). Inhibits the basal ATPase activity of MKLP-2 (IC50 = 1.35 μM). Exhibits selectivity for MKLP-2 over 12 other members of the kinesin superfamily, including the closely-related MKLP-1. Cell permeable.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 10 mM in ethanol
>99 %
Store at +4°C

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Tcherniuk et al (2010) Relocation of Aurora B and survivin from centromeres to the central spindle impaired by a kinesin-specific MKLP-2 inhibitor. Agnew Chem.Int.Ed.Engl. 49 8228. PMID: 20857469.

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