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Cat.No. 2631 - Marimastat | C15H29N3O5 | CAS No. 154039-60-8
Description: Broad spectrum MMP inhibitor
Alternative Names: BB 2516, Marimistat
Chemical Name: (2S,3R)-N4-[(1S)-2,2-Dimethyl-1-[(methylamino)carbonyl]propyl]-N1,2-dihydroxy-3-(2-methylpropyl)butanediamide
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Citations (17)

Biological Activity

Broad spectrum inhibitor of MMPs (IC50 values are 3, 5, 6, 9 and 13 nM for MMP-9, MMP-1, MMP-2, MMP-14 and MMP-7 respectively). Inhibits peritoneal dissemination of human gastric cancer cells in vivo through inhibition of tumor angiogenesis.

Technical Data

M. Wt 331.41
Formula C15H29N3O5
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 154039-60-8
PubChem ID 119031
Smiles O=C(NO)[C@@H](O)[C@H]([C@](N[C@@H]([C@](C)(C)C)C(NC)=O)=O)CC(C)C

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 33.14 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 3.02 mL 15.09 mL 30.17 mL
5 mM 0.6 mL 3.02 mL 6.03 mL
10 mM 0.3 mL 1.51 mL 3.02 mL
50 mM 0.06 mL 0.3 mL 0.6 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Rasmussen and McCann (1997) Matrix metalloproteinase inhibition as a novel anticancer strategy: a review with special focus on batimastat and marimastat. Pharmacol.Ther. 75 69 PMID: 9364582

Wada et al (2003) Reduced angiogenesis in peritoneal dissemination of gastric cancer through gelatinase inhibition. Clin.Exp.Metastasis 20 431 PMID: 14524532

Bjornland et al (2005) Matrix metalloproteinases participate in osteosarcoma invasion. J.Surg.Res. 127 151 PMID: 16083752

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17 Citations for Marimastat

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

Bezenah (2018) Evaluating the potential of endothelial cells derived from human induced pluripotent stem cells to form microvascular networks in 3D cultures. Sci Rep 8 2671 PMID: 29422650

Trappmann (2017) Matrix degradability controls multicellularity of 3D cell migration. Nat Commun 8 371 PMID: 28851858

Ghajar et al (2010) Mesenchymal cells stimulate capillary morphogenesis via distinct proteolytic mechanisms. Exp Cell Res 316 813 PMID: 20067788

Lahey et al (2017) Signaling pathways induced by serine proteases to increase intestinal epithelial barrier function. PLoS One 12 e0180259 PMID: 28671992

Nicolaou et al (2017) Adam17 Deficiency Promotes Atherosclerosis by Enhanced TNFR2 Signaling in Mice. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 37 247 PMID: 28062509

Mezil et al (2012) Tumor selective cytotoxic action of a thiomorpholin hydroxamate inhibitor (TMI-1) in breast cancer. PLoS One 7 e43409 PMID: 23028451

Zariffard et al (2015) Cleavage/Alteration of interleukin-8 by matrix metalloproteinase-9 in the female lower genital tract. Hum Reprod 10 e0116911 PMID: 25611319

Guo et al (2013) Inhibition of ADAM-17 more effectively down-regulates the Notch pathway than that of γ-secretase in renal carcinoma. J Exp Clin Cancer Res 32 26 PMID: 23659326

Yurtsever et al (2012) Self-cleavage of human CLCA1 protein by a novel internal metalloprotease domain controls calcium-activated chloride channel activation. Development 287 42138 PMID: 23112050

Prendergast et al (2012) The metalloproteinase inhibitor Reck is essential for zebrafish DRG development. Arthritis Res Ther 139 1141 PMID: 22296847

Kachgal et al (2012) Bone marrow stromal cells stimulate an angiogenic program that requires endothelial MT1-MMP. J Cell Physiol 227 3546 PMID: 22262018

Ji et al (2015) WISP-2 in human gastric cancer and its potential metastatic suppressor role in gastric cancer cells mediated by JNK and PLC-γ pathways. Br J Cancer 113 921 PMID: 26291058

Knapinska et al (2015) SAR Studies of Exosite-Binding Substrate-Selective Inhibitors of A Disintegrin And Metalloprotease 17 (ADAM17) and Application as Selective in Vitro Probes. J Med Chem 58 5808 PMID: 26192023

Kachgal and Putnam (2011) Mesenchymal stem cells from adipose and bone marrow promote angiogenesis via distinct cytokine and protease expression mechanisms. Angiogenesis 14 47 PMID: 21104120

Brafman et al (2013) Regulation of endodermal differentiation of human embryonic stem cells through integrin-ECM interactions. PLoS One 20 369 PMID: 23154389

Li et al (2013) NME1 suppression promotes growth, adhesion and implantation of endometrial stromal cells via Akt and MAPK/Erk1/2 signal pathways in the endometriotic milieu. J Biol Chem 28 2822 PMID: 23856325

Lee et al (2014) Nestin depletion induces melanoma matrix metalloproteinases and invasion. Lab Invest 94 1382 PMID: 25365206

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