Antibiotic and antiangiogenic agent; covalently binds and inhibits methionine aminopeptidase-2. Inhibits endothelial cell proliferation in vitro and tumor-induced angiogenesis in vivo. Also inhibits tumor growth in mice.
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
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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 458.55. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent 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||2.18 mL||10.9 mL||21.81 mL|
|5 mM||0.44 mL||2.18 mL||4.36 mL|
|10 mM||0.22 mL||1.09 mL||2.18 mL|
|50 mM||0.04 mL||0.22 mL||0.44 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Lowther et al (1998) The anti-angiogenic agent fumagillin covalently modifies a conserved active-site histidine in the Escherichia coli methionine aminopeptidase. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 95 12153 PMID: 9770455
Ingber et al (1990) Synthetic analogues of fumagillin that inhibit angiogenesis and suppress tumour growth. Nature 348 555 PMID: 1701033
Jaronski (1972) Cytochemical evidence for RNA synthesis inhibition by fumagillin. J.Antibiot. 25 327 PMID: 4630977
Rodriguez-Nieto et al (2001) A re-evaluation of fumagillin selectivity towards endothelial cells. Anticancer Res. 21 3457 PMID: 11848509
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Keywords: Methionine aminopeptidase-2 inhibitors inhibits Proteases Proteinases antiangiogenics angiogenesis antibiotics Aminopeptidases
1 Citation for Fumagillin
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Fumagillin include:
Palmer et al (2012) A novel angiopoietin-derived peptide displays anti-angiogenic activity and inhibits tumour-induced and retinal neovascularization. Br J Pharmacol 165 1891 PMID: 21943108
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