Ro 48-8071 fumarate
Cat. No. 5389
Chemical Name: (4-Bromophenyl)[2-fluoro-4-[[6-(met
Biological Activity2,3-Oxidosqualene cyclase (OSC) inhibitor (IC50 = 6.5 nM); blocks cholesterol synthesis in HepG2 cells. Reduces viability of breast cancer cell lines. Also inhibits Ebola virus (EBOV) cell entry (IC50 = 1.74 μM).
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Shoemaker et al (2013) Multiple cationic amphiphiles induce a Niemann-Pick C phenotype and inhibit Ebola virus entry and infection. PLoS One. 8 e56265. PMID: 23441171.
Grinter et al (2011) An inverse docking approach for identifying new potential anti-cancer targets. J.Mol.Graph Model. 29 795. PMID: 21315634.
Morand et al (1997) Ro 48-8.071, a new 2,3-oxidosqualene:lanosterol cyclase inhibitor lowering plasma cholesterol in hamsters, squirrel monkeys, and minipigs: comparison to simvastatin. J.Lipid.Res. 38 373. PMID: 9162756.
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