Cat. No. 1758
Chemical Name: α-(Trichloromethyl)-4-pyridineethano
Biological ActivityCaspase-3 activator. Acts via inhibition of the oncoprotein ProT, therefore stimulates apoptosome formation and subsequent caspase-3 activation in a cytochrome c-dependent manner.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Jiang et al (2003) Distinctive roles of PHAP proteins and prothymosin-α in a death regulatory pathway. Science 299 223. PMID: 12522243.
Nguyen and Wells (2003) Direct activation of the apoptosis machinery as a mechanism to target cancer cells. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 100 7533. PMID: 12808146.
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