Bryostatin 2

Cat. No. 5237

Bryostatin 2 C45H66O16 [87745-28-6]

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Chemical Name: (1S,3S,5Z,7R,8E,11S,12S,13E,15S,17R,21R,23R,25S)-1,11,21,25-Tetrahydroxy-17-[(1R)-1-hydroxyethyl]-5,13-bis(2-methoxy-2-oxoethylidene)-10,10,26,26-tetramethyl-19-oxo-18,27,28,29-tetraoxatetracyclo[,7.111,15]nonacos-8-en-12-yl-(2E,4E)-2,4-octadienoic acid ester

Biological Activity

Protein kinase C (PKC) activator; analog of Bryostatin 1 (Cat. No. 2383). Attenuates cell proliferation and cell attachment in U937 cells. Inhibits DNA synthesis at 100 nM in SH-SY5Y human neuroblastoma cells. Also inhibits EGF binding and induces arachidonic acid release in vitro. Antitumor.

Technical Data

Soluble in ethanol
>98 %
Store at -20°C

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Kedei et al (2013) Comparison of transcriptional response to phorbol ester, bryostatin 1, and bryostatin analogs in LNCaP and U937 cancer cell lines provides insight into their differential mechanism of action. Biochem Pharmacol. 85 313. PMID: 23146662.

Jalava et al (1990) Effects of bryostatins 1 and 2 on morphological and functional differentiation of SH-SY5Y human neuroblastoma cells. Cancer Res. 50 3422. PMID: 2334938.

Dale et al (1989) Comparison of effects of bryostatins 1 and 2 and 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate on protein kinase C activity in A549 human lung carcinoma cells. Cancer Res. 49 3242. PMID: 2720677.

Dell'Aquila et al (1988) Differential effects of bryostatins and phorbol esters on arachidonic acid metabolite release and epidermal growth factor binding in C3H 10T1/2 cells. Cancer Res. 48 3702. PMID: 3132318.

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