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Biological Activity for Calyculin A
Calyculin A is a potent and selective cell-permeable inhibitor of protein phosphatase 1 (IC50 = 0.3 - 0.7 nM) and protein phosphatase 2A (IC50 = 0.5 - 1 nM). Displays > 10,000,000-fold selectivity over PP2B and PP2C.
Note: This product is typically prepared in DMSO.
Technical Data for Calyculin A
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
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References for Calyculin A
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Favre et al (1997) Differential inhibition and posttranslational modification of protein phosphatase 1 and 2A in MCF7 cells treated with calyculin-A, okadaic acid, and tautomycin. J.Biol.Chem. 272 13856 PMID: 9153244
Ishihara et al (1989) Calyculin A and okadaic acid: inhibitors of protein phosphatase activity. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 159 871 PMID: 2539153
Lindval et al (1997) The binding mode of calyculin A to protein phosphatase-1. J.Biol.Chem. 272 23312 PMID: 9287341
McCluskey et al (2002) Serine-threonine protein phosphatase inhibitors: development of therapeutic strategies. J.Med.Chem. 45 1151 PMID: 11881984
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9 Citations for Calyculin A
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Calyculin A include:
Colpaert et al (2005) Nitric oxide relaxes circular smooth muscle of rat distal colon through RhoA/Rho-kinase independent Ca2+ desensitisation. Br J Pharmacol 144 588 PMID: 15655498
Kii et al (2016) Selective inhibition of the kinase DYRK1A by targeting its folding process. Nat Commun 7 11391 PMID: 27102360
Fabbrizi et al (2018) Transient PP2A inhibition alleviates normal tissue stem cell susceptibility to cell death during radiotherapy. Cell Death Dis 9 492 PMID: 29706648
Burdyga et al (2018) Phosphatases control PKA-dependent functional microdomains at the outer mitochondrial membrane. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 115 E6497 PMID: 29941564
Liu (2018) In vivo brain GPCR signaling elucidated by phosphoproteomics. Science 360 eaao4927 PMID: 29930108
Isensee et al (2014) Pain modulators regulate the dynamics of PKA-RII phosphorylation in subgroups of sensory neurons. J Cell Sci 127 216 PMID: 24190886
Chiu et al (2019) NMDAR-Activated PP1 Dephosphorylates GluN2B to Modulate NMDAR Synaptic Content. Cell Rep 28 332 PMID: 31291571
Chazeau et al (2015) Mechanical coupling between transsynaptic N-cadherin adhesions and actin flow stabilizes dendritic spines. J Neurochem 26 859 PMID: 25568337
Bhattachariya et al (2014) PYK2 selectively mediates signals for growth versus differentiation in response to stretch of spontaneously active vascular smooth muscle. Physiol Rep 2 PMID: 25347863
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