Fostriecin sodium salt
Cat. No. 1840
Chemical Name: (6R)-5,6-Dihydro-6-[(1E,3R,4R,6R,7Z
Biological ActivityPotent inhibitor of protein phosphatase types 2A (PP2A) and 4 (PP4) with IC50 values of 1.5 nM and 3 nM respectively. Also exhibits weaker inhibition of topoisomerase II (IC50 = 40 μM) and protein phosphatase type 1 (PP1) (IC50 = 131 μM) with no apparent inhibition of protein phosphatase type 2B (PP2B). Active in vivo. Originally identified as an antitumor antibiotic from Streptomyces pulveraceous.
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Hastie and Cohen (1998) Purification of protein phosphatase 4 catalytic subunit: inhibition by the antitumour drug fostriecin and other tumour suppressors and promoters. FEBS Lett. 431 357. PMID: 9714542.
Walsh et al (1997) Fostriecin, an antitumor antibiotic with inhibitory activity against serine/threonine protein phosphatases types 1 (PP1) and 2A (PP2A), is highly selective for PP2A. FEBS Lett. 416 230. PMID: 9373158.
Tunac et al (1983) Novel antitumor agents CI-920, PD 113,270 and PD 113,271. I. Taxonomy, fermentation and biological properties. J.Antibiot. 36 1595. PMID: 6689323.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Fostriecin sodium salt include:
Pribiag and Stellwagen (2013) TNF-α Downregulates Inhibitory Neurotransmission through Protein Phosphatase 1-Dependent Trafficking of GABAA Receptors. J Neurosci 33 15879. PMID: 24089494.
Goffin et al (2010) Dopamine-dependent tuning of striatal inhibitory synaptogenesis. J Neurosci 30 2935. PMID: 20181591.
Xu et al (2010) Amphetamine modulation of long-term potentiation in the prefrontal cortex: dose dependency, monoaminergic contributions, and paradoxical rescue in hyperdopaminergic mutant. J Neurosci 115 1643. PMID: 20969573.
Xu et al (2009) Hyperdopaminergic tone erodes prefrontal long-term potential via a D2 receptor-operated protein phosphatase gate. J Neurosci 29 14086. PMID: 19906957.
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