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Description: Potent, selective LRRK2 inhibitor; brain penetrant
Chemical Name: 5-(2-Fluoro-4-pyridinyl)-2-(phenylmethoxy)-N-3-pyridinylbenzamide
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Citations (19)
Literature (1)

Biological Activity for GSK2578215A

GSK2578215A is a potent LRRK2 inhibitor (IC50 values are 8.9 and 10.1 nM for LRRK2[G2019S] mutant and wild-type LRRK2 respectively). Displays selectivity for LRRK2 over a panel of 460 other kinases. Blocks Ser910 and Ser935 phosphorylation in vitro and in peripheral tissues in vivo. Brain penetrant.

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Technical Data for GSK2578215A

M. Wt 399.42
Formula C24H18FN3O2
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 1285515-21-0
PubChem ID 68107965
Smiles FC1=NC=CC(C2=CC=C(OCC3=CC=CC=C3)C(C(NC4=CC=CN=C4)=O)=C2)=C1

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Solubility Data for GSK2578215A

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 39.94 100

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1 mM 2.5 mL 12.52 mL 25.04 mL
5 mM 0.5 mL 2.5 mL 5.01 mL
10 mM 0.25 mL 1.25 mL 2.5 mL
50 mM 0.05 mL 0.25 mL 0.5 mL

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References for GSK2578215A

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

Reith et al (2012) GSK2578215A; a potent and highly selective 2-arylmethyloxy-5-substituent-N-arylbenzamide LRRK2 kinase inhibitor. Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett. 22 5625 PMID: 22863203

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19 Citations for GSK2578215A

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for GSK2578215A include:

Bae et al (2018) Brain injury induces HIF-1α-dependent transcriptional activation of LRRK2 that exacerbates brain damage. Cell Death Dis 9 1125 PMID: 30420654

Madero-Pérez et al (2018) RAB7L1-Mediated Relocalization of LRRK2 to the Golgi Complex Causes Centrosomal Deficits via RAB8A. Front Mol Neurosci 11 PMID: 30483055

Russo et al (2018) Leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 controls protein kinase A activation state through phosphodiesterase 4. J Neuroinflammation 15 297 PMID: 30368241

Russo et al (2015) Leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 positively regulates inflammation and down-regulates NF-κB p50 signaling in cultured microglia cells. Oncotarget 12 230 PMID: 26646749

Ho et al (2015) Leucine-Rich Repeat Kinase 2 (LRRK2) phosphorylates p53 and induces p21(WAF1/CIP1) expression. Mol Brain 8 54 PMID: 26384650

Saez-Atienzar et al (2014) The LRRK2 inhibitor GSK2578215A induces protective autophagy in SH-SY5Y cells: involvement of Drp-1-mediated mitochondrial fission and mitochondrial-derived ROS signaling. Cell Death Dis. 5 e1368 PMID: 25118928

Shuibing et al (2021) The small molecule DIPQUO promotes osteogenic differentiation via inhibition of glycogen synthase kinase 3-beta signaling. J Biol Chem 296 100696 PMID: 33895139

Justin et al (2015) Leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 modulates neuroinflammation and neurotoxicity in models of human immunodeficiency virus 1-associated neurocognitive disorders. J Neurosci 35 5271-83 PMID: 25834052

Brian D et al (2018) LRRK2 is a negative regulator of Mycobacterium tuberculosis phagosome maturation in macrophages. EMBO J 37 PMID: 29789389

Perera et al (2016) Inhibitor treatment of peripheral mononuclear cells from Parkinson's disease patients further validates LRRK2dephosphorylation as a pharmacodynamic biomarker. Scientific Reports 6 31391 PMID: 27503089

Cirnaru et al (2014) LRRK2 kinase activity regulates synaptic vesicle trafficking and neurotransmitter release through modulation of LRRK2 macro-molecular complex. Front Mol Neurosci 7 49 PMID: 24904275

Chong-Shan et al (2022) LRRK2 is required for CD38-mediated NAADP-Ca2+ signaling and the downstream activation of TFEB (transcription factor EB) in immune cells. Autophagy 18 204-222 PMID: 34313548

Sung-Woo et al (2022) LRRK2 Inhibition Mitigates the Neuroinflammation Caused by TLR2-Specific α-Synuclein and Alleviates Neuroinflammation-Derived Dopaminergic Neuronal Loss. Cells 11 PMID: 35269482

Elisa et al (2019) Leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 phosphorylation on synapsin I regulates glutamate release at pre-synaptic sites. J Neurochem 150 264-281 PMID: 31148170

Ho et al (2018) LRRK2 impairs autophagy by mediating phosphorylation of leucyl-tRNA synthetase. Cell Biochem Funct 36 431 PMID: 30411383

Huw R et al (2020) LRRK2 activation controls the repair of damaged endomembranes in macrophages. EMBO J 39 e104494 PMID: 32643832

Eleanor T et al (2020) Protein synthesis is suppressed in sporadic and familial Parkinson's disease by LRRK2. FASEB J 34 14217-14233 PMID: 32926469

Belluzzi et al (2016) LRRK2 phosphorylates pre-synaptic N-ethylmaleimide sensitive fusion (NSF) protein enhancing its ATPase activity and SNARE complex disassembling rate. Mol Neurodegener 11 1 PMID: 26758690

Manzoni et al (2013) Inhibition of LRRK2 kinase activity stimulates macroautophagy. Biochim Biophys Acta 1833 2900 PMID: 23916833

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