Inhibitor of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) protease (Ki values are <0.1 and 0.12 nM for HIV-2 and HIV-1 protease respectively). Exhibits high antiviral activity and low cytotoxicity.
|Storage||Store at +4°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 766.95. 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||1.3 mL||6.52 mL||13.04 mL|
|5 mM||0.26 mL||1.3 mL||2.61 mL|
|10 mM||0.13 mL||0.65 mL||1.3 mL|
|50 mM||0.03 mL||0.13 mL||0.26 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Krausslich et al (1992) Specific inhibitor of human immunodeficiency virus proteinase prevents the cytotoxic effects of a single-chain proteinase dimer and restores particle formation. J.Virol. 66 567 PMID: 1727499
Tucker et al (1992) A series of potent HIV-1 protease inhibitors containing a hydroxyethyl secondary amine transition state isostere: synthesis, enzyme inhibition, and antiviral activity. J.Med.Chem. 35 2525 PMID: 1635054
Roberts et al (1990) Rational design of peptide-based HIV proteinase inhibitors. Science 248 358 PMID: 2183354
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Keywords: hiv hiv-1 hiv-2 protease proteinase inhibitors inhibits Ro31-8959 human immunodeficiency virus antivirals Ro 31-8959 Other Proteases
1 Citation for Saquinavir mesylate
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Saquinavir mesylate include:
Lan et al (2014) Provirus activation plus CD59 blockage triggers antibody-dependent complement-mediated lysis of latently HIV-1-infected cells. J Immunol 193 3577 PMID: 25149467
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