Insulin-like growth factor receptor (IGF1R) inhibitor. Suppresses IGF-stimulated IGF-IR autophosphorylation with an IC50 value of 12 μM. Inhibits growth of MCF-7 breast cancer cells in vitro and in vivo.
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|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||2.93 mL||14.63 mL||29.26 mL|
|5 mM||0.59 mL||2.93 mL||5.85 mL|
|10 mM||0.29 mL||1.46 mL||2.93 mL|
|50 mM||0.06 mL||0.29 mL||0.59 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Anderson et al (2006) Parallel synthesis of diarylureas and their evaluation as inhibitors of insulin-like growth factor receptor. J.Comb.Chem. 8 784 PMID: 16961415
Sivakumar et al (2009) Autocrine loop for IGF-I receptor signaling in SLUG-mediated epithelial-mesenchymal transition. 34 329 PMID: 19148466
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Keywords: IGF-IR inhibitors inhibits Receptors Insulin-like Receptor Tyrosine Kinases RTKs PQ401 Insulin and insulin-like Receptors
5 Citations for PQ 401
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for PQ 401 include:
Sanchez-Alavez et al (2011) Insulin-like growth factor 1-mediated hyperthermia involves anterior hypothalamic insulin receptors. J Biol Chem 286 14983 PMID: 21330367
Jameson et al (2011) Activation of the insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor induces resistance to epidermal growth factor receptor antagonism in head and neck squamous carcinoma cells. Mol Cancer Ther 10 2124 PMID: 21878657
Radhakrishnan et al (2010) Insulin-like growth factor-I-stimulated insulin receptor substrate-1 negatively regulates Src homology 2 domain-containing protein-tyrosine phosphatase substrate-1 function in vascular smooth muscle cells. J Biol Chem 285 15682 PMID: 20207740
Ilatovskaya et al (2013) Pharmacological characterization of the P2 receptors profile in the podocytes of the freshly isolated rat glomeruli. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 305 C1050 PMID: 24048730
Shen et al (2012) Insulin-like growth factor (IGF) binding protein 2 functions coordinately with receptor protein tyrosine phosphatase β and the IGF-I receptor to regulate IGF-I-stimulated signaling. Mol Cell Biol 32 4116 PMID: 22869525
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