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Description: Potent and selective LRRK2 inhibitor
Chemical Name: rel-3-[6-[(2R,6S)-2,6-Dimethyl-4-morpholinyl]-4-pyrimidyl]-5-[(1-methylcyclopropyl)oxy]-1H-indazole
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
Citations (1)
Reviews (1)
Literature (2)

Biological Activity for MLi-2

MLi-2 is a potent and selective LRRK2 inhibitor (IC50 = 0.76-3.4 nM depending on assay), which exhibits >295-fold selectivity for over 300 kinases and a diverse panel of receptors and ion channels. MLi-2 is centrally bioavailable and active in vivo.

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Compound Libraries for MLi-2

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Technical Data for MLi-2

M. Wt 379.46
Formula C21H25N5O2
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 1627091-47-7
PubChem ID 78319901
Smiles CC1(CC1)OC2=CC=C3C(C(C4=NC=NC(N5C[C@@H](C)O[C@@H](C)C5)=C4)=NN3)=C2

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Solubility Data for MLi-2

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 18.97 50

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.5 mM 5.27 mL 26.35 mL 52.71 mL
2.5 mM 1.05 mL 5.27 mL 10.54 mL
5 mM 0.53 mL 2.64 mL 5.27 mL
25 mM 0.11 mL 0.53 mL 1.05 mL

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References for MLi-2

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

Fell et al (2015) MLi-2, a potent, selective, and centrally active compound for exploring the therapeutic potential and safety of LRRK2 kinase inhibition. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 355 397 PMID: 26407721

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1 Citation for MLi-2

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for MLi-2 include:

Henderson et al (2018) LRRK2 activity does not dramatically alter α-synuclein pathology in primary neurons. Acta Neuropathol Commun 6 45 PMID: 29855356

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Good LRRK2 inhibitor.
By Anonymous on 01/27/2023
Assay Type: In Vitro
Species: Rat
Cell Line/Tissue: Primary hippocampal neurons

The drug was incubated at 500 nM to inhibit LRRK2.

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