(R)-PFI 2 hydrochloride
Cat. No. 4892
Chemical Name: (1R)-1-[[3-(Trifluoromethyl)phenyl]
Biological ActivityPotent and selective SETD7 histone lysine methyltransferase inhibitor (IC50 = 2 nM). Exhibits >1000-fold selectivity over DNMT1 and a panel of 18 other methyltransferases. Inhibits YAP nuclear translocation and function following activation of the Hippo signaling pathway in MCF7 cells. Negative control (S)-PFI 2 hydrochloride (Cat. No. 5400) available.
Licensing InformationThis probe is supplied in conjunction with the Structural Genomics Consortium. For further characterization details, please visit the (R)-PFI 2 probe summary on the SGC website.
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Data Sheet
Barsyte-Lovejoy et al (2014) (R)-PFI-2 is a potent and selective inhibitor of SETD7 methyltransferase activity in cells. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U S A 111 12853. PMID: 25136132.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (R)-PFI 2 hydrochloride include:
Liu et al (2015) Repression of hypoxia-inducible factor α signaling by Set7-mediated methylation. J Neuroinflammation 43 5081. PMID: 25897119.
Barsyte-Lovejoy et al (2014) (R)-PFI-2 is a potent and selective inhibitor of SETD7 methyltransferase activity in cells. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111 12853. PMID: 25136132.
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