Cat. No. 1956
Alternative Name: Ubenimex
Chemical Name: N-[(2S,3R)-3-Amino-2-hydroxy-1-oxo-
Biological ActivityAminopeptidase inhibitor (Ki = 0.001 - 90 mM); inhibits enkephalin metabolism and leukotriene A4 hydrolase. Inhibits tumor cell proliferation.
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Scornik and Botbol (2001) Bestatin as an experimental tool in mammals. Curr.Drug Metab. 2 67. PMID: 11465152.
Imamura and Kimura (2000) Effect of ubenimex (Bestatin) on the cell growth and phenotype of HL-60 and HL-60R cell lines: up- and down-regulation of CD13/aminopeptidase N. Leuk.Lymphoma 37 663. PMID: 11042531.
Umezawa et al (1976) Bestatin, an inhibitor of aminopeptidase B, produced by actinomycetes. J.Antibiot. 29 97. PMID: 931798.
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