Bisindolylmaleimide II

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Cat.No. 4128 - Bisindolylmaleimide II | C27H26N4O2 | CAS No. 137592-45-1
Description: Potent PKC inhibitor; also potent nAChR antagonist
Chemical Name: 3-(1H-Indol-3-yl)-4-[1-[2-(1-methyl-2-pyrrolidinyl)ethyl]-1H-indol-3-yl]-1H-pyrrole-2,5-dione
Purity: ≥97% (HPLC)
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Biological Activity

Potent, ATP-competitive protein kinase C (PKC) inhibitor (IC50 = 0.01 μM). Displays selectivity for PKC over protein kinase A (PKA) and phosphorylase kinase (PK) (IC50 values are 0.75 and 2μM for PK and PKA respectively). Also displays potent, noncompetitive antagonism at nicotinic cholinergic receptors (IC50 ~ 0.03 μM for inhibition of catecholamine secretion in nicotine-stimulated PC-12 cells).

Technical Data

M. Wt 438.52
Formula C27H26N4O2
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥97% (HPLC)
CAS Number 137592-45-1
PubChem ID 2397
InChI Key LBFDERUQORUFIN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Smiles O=C(NC3=O)C(C4=CNC5=C4C=CC=C5)=C3C1=CN(CCC6CCCN6C)C2=CC=CC=C12

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
Solubility
DMSO 43.85 100

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 438.52. 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 2.28 mL 11.4 mL 22.8 mL
5 mM 0.46 mL 2.28 mL 4.56 mL
10 mM 0.23 mL 1.14 mL 2.28 mL
50 mM 0.05 mL 0.23 mL 0.46 mL

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References

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

Toullec et al (1991) The bisindolylmaleimide GF 109203X is a potent and selective inhibitor of protein kinase C. J.Biol.Chem. 266 15771 PMID: 1874734

Mahata et al (2002) Chromaffin cell catecholamine secretion: bisindolylmaleimide compounds exhibit novel and potent antagonist effects at the nicotinic cholinergic receptor in pheochromocytoma cells. Mol.Pharmacol. 61 1340 PMID: 12021395


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2 Citations for Bisindolylmaleimide II

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Bisindolylmaleimide II include:

O'Neill & Sylantyev (2018) Selective modulation of tonically active GABAA receptor functional subgroups by G-proteins and protein kinase C. Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 243 1046 PMID: 30205722

Jones et al (2004) Regulation of SHP-1 tyrosine phosphatase in human platelets by serine phosphorylation at its C terminus. PLoS One 279 40475 PMID: 15269224


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BII upregulates GABA-dependent affects of GABA-A receptor.
By Anonymous on 07/21/2019
Assay Type: In Vitro
Species: Rat
Cell Line/Tissue: Hippocampus

Bisindolylmaleimide II (BII) was used to block PKC in hippocampal granule cells. Such a block enhances activity of GABA receptors and, as a sequence, increases effect of competitive antagonists of GABA on root mean square noise (RMS) amplitude of holding current in electrophysiological recording. Figure: changes of RMS after application of SR 95531 and SR 95531 + Picrotoxin. BII makes significant an effect of SR 95531 applied alone.

PMID: 30205722
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