Cat. No. 5698

1-Methyl-D-tryptophan C12H14N2O2 [110117-83-4]

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Alternative Name: 1MT

Biological Activity

Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase (IDO) inhibitor (IC50 = 7 μM); disrupts tryptophan catabolism. Enhances the antitumor and antiviral immunoresponses of CD8+ T-cells in vitro. Reduces tumor volume in mice with xenografts overexpressing IDO.

Technical Data

Soluble to 5 mM in water with gentle warming
>97 %
Store at -20°C

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Nakamura et al (2015) Effects of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase inhibitor in non-Hodgkin lymphoma model mice. Int.J.Hematol. 102 327. PMID: 26243621.

Rytelewski et al (2014) Suppression of immunodominant antitumor and antiviral CD8+ T cell responses by indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase. PLoS One 9 e90439. PMID: 24587363.

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