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Selective SIRT2 inhibitor (IC50 = 15.5 μM); displays no effect on SIRT1 or SIRT3. Decreases neuronal cholesterol levels; improves motor function and ameliorates brain atrophy in a mouse model of Huntington's disease. Brain penetrant.
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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 437.35. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree 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||2.29 mL||11.43 mL||22.86 mL|
|5 mM||0.46 mL||2.29 mL||4.57 mL|
|10 mM||0.23 mL||1.14 mL||2.29 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.23 mL||0.46 mL|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Chopra et al (2012) The sirtuin inhibitor AK-7 is neuroprotective in Huntington's disease mouse models. Cell Rep. 2 1492 PMID: 23200855
Taylor et al (2011) A brain-permeable small molecule reduces neuronal cholesterol by inhibiting activity of sirtuin 2 deacetylase. ACS Chem.Biol. 6 540 PMID: 21370928
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