Cat. No. 5962
Alternative Name: 3-aminopyridine-2-carboxaldehyde thiosemicarbazone
Chemical Name: 2-[(3-Amino-2-pyridinyl)methylene]h
Biological ActivityRibonucleotide reductase inhibitor. Also an iron chelator. Inhibits leukemia cell growth and acts in synergy with cisplatin (Cat. No.2251). Active in vivo.
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Arid et al (2015) Nucleotide metabolism, oncogene-induced senescence and cancer. Cancer Letters 356 204. PMID: 24486217.
Finch et al (1999) Triapine (3-aminopyridine-2-carboxaldehyde thiosemicarbazone; 3-AP): an inhibitor of ribonucleotide reductase with antineoplastic activity. Adv.Enzyme Regul. 39 3. PMID: 10470363.
Liu et al (1992) Synthesis and antitumor activity of amino derivatives of pyridine-2-carboxaldehyde thiosemicarbazone. J.Med.Chem. 35 3672. PMID: 1433178.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for 3-AP include:
Chitambar et al (2013) Iron-targeting antitumor activity of gallium compounds and novel insights into triapine(®)-metal complexes. Antioxid.Redox Signal. 18 956. PMID: 22900955.
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