SU 9516

Cat. No. 2907

SU 9516 C13H11N3O2 [377090-84-1]

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Chemical Name: (Z)-1,3-Dihydro-3-(1H-imidazol-4-ylmethylene)-5-methoxy-2H-indol-2-one

Biological Activity

Potent, selective cdk2 inhibitor (IC50 values are 0.022, 0.04, 0.2, >10, >10, 18 and >100 μM for cdk2, cdk1, cdk4, PKC, p38, PDGFR and EGFR respectively). Inhibits pRb phosphorylation causing enhanced pRB/E2F complex formation and induces G1 and G2-M cell cycle arrest. Transcriptionally downregulates Mcl-1 and has antiproliferative, cytostatic and pro-apoptotic effects in vitro.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 20 mM in ethanol
>99 %
Store at +4°C

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Gao et al (2006) The three-substituted indolinone cyclin-dependent kinase 2 inhibitor 3-[1-(3H-Imidazol-4-yl)-meth-(Z)-ylidene]-5-methoxy-1,3-dihydro-indol-2-one (SU9516) kills human leukemia cells via down-regulation of Mcl-1 through a transcriptional mechanism. Mol.Pharmacol. 70 645. PMID: 16672643.

Yu et al (2002) SU9516, a cyclin-dependent kinase 2 inhibitor, promotes accumulation of high molecular weight E2F complexes in human colon carcinoma cells. Biochem.Pharmacol. 64 1091. PMID: 12234612.

Lane et al (2001) A novel cdk2-selective inhibitor, SU9516, induces apoptosis in colon carcinoma cells. Cancer Res. 61 6170. PMID: 11507069.

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Shi et al (2014) The FGF-1-specific single-chain antibody scFv1C9 effectively inhibits breast cancer tumour growth and metastasis. J Cell Mol Med 18 2061. PMID: 25124967.

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