Inhibitor of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) and platelet-derived growth factor receptor (PDGFR) kinase (IC50 values are 35 and 25 μM respectively). Inhibits EGF-stimulated cell proliferation. Also acts as a mitochondrial uncoupler that alters phosphorylation-dependent cell signaling.
|Storage||Desiccate at +4°C|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 186.17. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||5.37 mL||26.86 mL||53.71 mL|
|5 mM||1.07 mL||5.37 mL||10.74 mL|
|10 mM||0.54 mL||2.69 mL||5.37 mL|
|50 mM||0.11 mL||0.54 mL||1.07 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Gazit et al (1988) Blocking of EGF-dependent cell proliferation by EGF receptor kinase inhibitors. Science 242 933 PMID: 3263702
Gazit et al (1989) Tyrphostins inhibit epidermal growth factor (EGF)-receptor tyrosine kinase activity in living cells and EGF-stimulated cell proliferation. J.Biol.Chem. 264 14503 PMID: 2788167
Gazit et al (1989) Tyrphostins I: synthesis and biological activity of protein tyrosine kinase inhibitors. J.Med.Chem. 32 2344 PMID: 2552117
Levitzki and Gazit (1995) Tyrosine kinase inhibition: an approach to drug development. Science 267 1782 PMID: 7892601
Soltoff (2004) Evidence that tyrphostins AG10 and AG18 are mitochondrial uncouplers that alter phosphorylation-dependent cell signaling. J.Biol.Chem. 279 10910 PMID: 14688271
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