API-1

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Cat.No. 3897 - API-1 | C13H15N5O6 | CAS No. 36707-00-3
Description: Selective Akt/PKB inhibitor. Antitumor
Chemical Name: 4-Amino-5,8-dihydro-5-oxo-8-β-D-ribofuranosyl-pyrido[2,3-d]pyrimidine-6-carboxamide
Purity: ≥96% (HPLC)
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Citations (4)
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Literature (3)
Pathways (1)

Biological Activity for API-1

API-1 is an Akt/protein kinase B (PKB) inhibitor. Binds the pleckstrin homology domain of Akt and blocks Akt membrane translocation. Inhibits EGF-induced kinase activity of Akt1, Akt2 and Akt3. Induces cell growth arrest and apoptosis in human cancer cells expressing constitutively active Akt. Displays antitumor activity in vitro and in vivo.

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Technical Data for API-1

M. Wt 337.29
Formula C13H15N5O6
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥96% (HPLC)
CAS Number 36707-00-3
PubChem ID 24773090
InChI Key SPBWHPXCWJLQRU-FITJORAGSA-N
Smiles O[C@@H]1[C@@H](CO)O[C@@H](N2C(N=CN=C3N)=C3C(C(C(N)=O)=C2)=O)[C@@H]1O

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Solubility Data for API-1

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
Solubility
DMSO 33.73 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 2.96 mL 14.82 mL 29.65 mL
5 mM 0.59 mL 2.96 mL 5.93 mL
10 mM 0.3 mL 1.48 mL 2.96 mL
50 mM 0.06 mL 0.3 mL 0.59 mL

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References for API-1

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Kim et al (2010) A small molecule inhibits Akt through direct binding to Akt and preventing Akt membrane translocation. J.Biol.Chem. 285 8383 PMID: 20068047


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4 Citations for API-1

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for API-1 include:

Shamblott et al (2016) Neurogenin 3 is regulated by neurotrophic tyrosine kinase receptor type 2(TRKB) signaling in the adult human exocrine pancreas. Cell Communication and Signaling 14 23 PMID: 27659207

Zhu et al (2012) BlyS is up-regulated by hypoxia and promotes migration of human breast cancer cells. EMBO J 31 31 PMID: 22463935

Jezierska-Drutel et al (2019) The peroxidase PRDX1 inhibits the activated phenotype in mammary fibroblasts through regulating c-Jun N-terminal kinases. BMC Cancer 19 812 PMID: 31419957

Arslan and Yerer (2018) α-Chaconine and α-Solanine Inhibit RL95-2 Endometrium Cancer Cell Proliferation by Reducing Expression of Akt (Ser473) and ERα (Ser167). Nutrients 10 PMID: 29799481


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Study of API-1 induction c-FLIP degradation and synergization with TRAIL to augment apoptosis.
By Anonymous on 01/16/2020
Species: Human

Study of API-1 induction c-FLIP degradation and synergization with TRAIL to augment apoptosis.API-1 effectively induced apoptosis in tested cancer cell lines including activation of caspase-8 and caspase-9.

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Pathways for API-1

Akt

Akt Signaling Pathway

The Akt signaling pathway plays a key role in the mediation of protein synthesis, metabolism, proliferation and cell cycle progression. It may be referred to as a 'prosurvival' pathway.