Cat. No. 1770
Chemical Name: (7aS,13aS)-13,13a-Dihydro-9,10-dime
Biological ActivityAnticancer and antiviral agent; chemopreventive and pro-apoptotic. Inhibits phorbol ester-induced ornithine decarboxylase and NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase activities (IC50 values are 11 and 6.9 nM respectively). Inhibits PI 3-kinase and reduces pAkt levels in pre-malignant and malignant human bronchial epithelial cells. Active in vivo.
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Fang and Casida (1998) Anticancer action of cube insecticide: correlation for rotenoid constituents between inhibition of NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase and induced ornithine decarboxylase activities. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 95 3380. PMID: 9520374.
Udeani et al (1997) Cancer chemopreventive activity mediated by deguelin, a naturally occurring rotenoid. Cancer Res. 57 3424. PMID: 9270008.
Takatsuki et al (1969) Antiviral and antitumor antibiotics. XX. Effects of rotenone, deguelin, and related compounds on animal and plant viruses. Appl.Microbiol. 18 660. PMID: 4312925.
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