Cat. No. 2631

Marimastat C15H29N3O5 [154039-60-8]

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Alternative Names: BB 2516, Marimistat

Chemical Name: (2S,3R)-N4-[(1S)-2,2-Dimethyl-1-[(methylamino)carbonyl]propyl]-N1,2-dihydroxy-3-(2-methylpropyl)butanediamide

Biological Activity

Broad spectrum inhibitor of MMPs (IC50 values are 3, 5, 6, 9 and 13 nM for MMP-9, MMP-1, MMP-2, MMP-14 and MMP-7 respectively). Inhibits peritoneal dissemination of human gastric cancer cells in vivo through inhibition of tumor angiogenesis.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Store at -20°C

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Bjornland et al (2005) Matrix metalloproteinases participate in osteosarcoma invasion. J.Surg.Res. 127 151. PMID: 16083752.

Wada et al (2003) Reduced angiogenesis in peritoneal dissemination of gastric cancer through gelatinase inhibition. Clin.Exp.Metastasis 20 431. PMID: 14524532.

Rasmussen and McCann (1997) Matrix metalloproteinase inhibition as a novel anticancer strategy: a review with special focus on batimastat and marimastat. Pharmacol.Ther. 75 69. PMID: 9364582.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Marimastat include:

Zariffard et al (2015) Cleavage/Alteration of interleukin-8 by matrix metalloproteinase-9 in the female lower genital tract. Hum Reprod 10 e0116911. PMID: 25611319.

Lee et al (2014) Nestin depletion induces melanoma matrix metalloproteinases and invasion. Lab Invest 94 1382. PMID: 25365206.

Brafman et al (2013) Regulation of endodermal differentiation of human embryonic stem cells through integrin-ECM interactions. PLoS One 20 369. PMID: 23154389.

Guo et al (2013) Inhibition of ADAM-17 more effectively down-regulates the Notch pathway than that of γ-secretase in renal carcinoma. J Exp Clin Cancer Res 32 26. PMID: 23659326.

Li et al (2013) NME1 suppression promotes growth, adhesion and implantation of endometrial stromal cells via Akt and MAPK/Erk1/2 signal pathways in the endometriotic milieu. J Biol Chem 28 2822. PMID: 23856325.

Mezil et al (2012) Tumor selective cytotoxic action of a thiomorpholin hydroxamate inhibitor (TMI-1) in breast cancer. PLoS One 7 e43409. PMID: 23028451.

Prendergast et al (2012) The metalloproteinase inhibitor Reck is essential for zebrafish DRG development. Arthritis Res Ther 139 1141. PMID: 22296847.

Yurtsever et al (2012) Self-cleavage of human CLCA1 protein by a novel internal metalloprotease domain controls calcium-activated chloride channel activation. Development 287 42138. PMID: 23112050.

Kachgal and Putnam (2011) Mesenchymal stem cells from adipose and bone marrow promote angiogenesis via distinct cytokine and protease expression mechanisms. Angiogenesis 14 47. PMID: 21104120.

Ghajar et al (2010) Mesenchymal cells stimulate capillary morphogenesis via distinct proteolytic mechanisms. Exp Cell Res 316 813. PMID: 20067788.

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