Cat. No. 5449
Chemical Name: 2-[1-[4-[2-(4-Chlorophenoxy)acetyl]
Biological ActivityAntitumor agent; selective for cells expressing oncogenic RAS. Also Ferroptosis activator; induces oxidative, non-apoptotic cell death in tumors by modulating mitochondrial voltage-dependent anion channels (VDAC). Cell permeable.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Dixon et al (2012) Ferroptosis: an iron-dependent form of nonapoptotic cell death. Cell 149 1060. PMID: 22632970.
Yagoda et al (2007) RAS-RAF-MEK-dependent oxidative cell death involving voltage-dependent anion channels. Nature 447 864. PMID: 17568748.
Dolma et al (2003) Identification of genotype-selective antitumor agents using synthetic lethal chemical screening in engineered human tumor cells. Cancer Cell 3 285. PMID: 12676586.
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