Cat. No. 2792
Chemical Name: Cyclo[(3R)-3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-β-ala
Biological ActivityRapidly stabilizes pre-formed actin filaments and inhibits their disassembly in vitro. Also induces polymerization of actin monomers into F-actin in vivo. Shown to bind to F-actin competitively with phalloidin (Cat. No. 4535) (Kd ~ 15 nM). Exhibits antifungal and antiproliferative effects (IC50 = 35 nM for antiproliferative activity in PC3 cells). Cell permeable.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Bubb et al (2000) Effects of jasplakinolide on the kinetics of actin polymerization. J.Biol.Chem. 275 5163. PMID: 10671562.
Cramer (1999) Role of actin-filament disassembly in lamellipodium protrusion in motile cells revealed using the drug jasplakinolide. Curr.Biol. 9 1095. PMID: 10531004.
Bubb et al (1995) Jasplakinolide, a cytotoxic natural product, induces actin polymerization and competitively inhibits the binding of phalloidin to F-actin. J.Biol.Chem. 269 14869. PMID: 8195116.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Jasplakinolide include:
Krawczyk et al (2015) Myocardin Family Members Drive Formation of Caveolae. PLoS One 10 e0133931. PMID: 26244347.
LeClaire and Fortwendel (2015) Differential Support of Aspergillus fumigatus Morphogenesis by Yeast and Human Actins. PLoS One 10 e0142535. PMID: 26555617.
Ruprecht et al (2015) Cortical contractility triggers a stochastic switch to fast amoeboid cell motility. PLoS One 160 673. PMID: 25679761.
Turczynska et al (2015) Regulation of smooth muscle dystrophin and synaptopodin 2 expression by actin polymerization and vascular injury. Cell 35 1489. PMID: 25857312.
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