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Biological Activity for Cerulenin
Cerulenin is an irreversible fatty acid synthase inhibitor. Blocks proliferation of KRAS-driven lung cancer cells. Promotes apoptosis and inhibits necroptosis in cancer cells. Also inhibits protein palmitoylation and insulin uptake in rat adipocytes in vitro. Antibiotic.
Technical Data for Cerulenin
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only, unless stated otherwise.
Solubility Data for Cerulenin
|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions for Cerulenin
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 223.27. 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||4.48 mL||22.39 mL||44.79 mL|
|5 mM||0.9 mL||4.48 mL||8.96 mL|
|10 mM||0.45 mL||2.24 mL||4.48 mL|
|50 mM||0.09 mL||0.45 mL||0.9 mL|
References for Cerulenin
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Gouw et al (2017) Oncogene KRAS activates fatty acid synthase, resulting in specific ERK and lipid signatures associated with lung adenocarcinoma. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 114 4300 PMID: 28400509
Parisi et al (2017) Very long chain fatty acids are functionally involved in necroptosis. Cell Chem.Bio. 24 1445 PMID: 29033315
Jochen et al (1995) Inhibitory effects of cerulenin on protein palmitoylation and Ins internalization in rat adipocytes. Biochim.Biophys.Acta. 1259 65 PMID: 7492617
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