Activator of Akt; binds to the pleckstrin homology domain of Akt. Enhances Akt phosphorylation by upstream protein kinases; also enables cytosolic activation of Akt. Shown to suppress excitotoxicity-induced neuronal death in vitro and in vivo. Exhibits brain penetrance.
|Storage||Store at -20°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 364.78. 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||2.74 mL||13.71 mL||27.41 mL|
|5 mM||0.55 mL||2.74 mL||5.48 mL|
|10 mM||0.27 mL||1.37 mL||2.74 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.27 mL||0.55 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Jo et al (2012) Small molecule-induced cytosolic activation of protein kinase Akt rescues ischemia-elicited neuronal death. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.USA 109 10581 PMID: 22689977
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4 Citations for SC 79
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for SC 79 include:
Wilson et al (2016) SPECC1L deficiency results in increased adherens junction stability and reduced cranial neural crest cell delamination. Sci Rep 6 17735 PMID: 26787558
Bei et al (2016) miR-382 targeting PTEN-Akt axis promotes liver regeneration. Mol Syst Biol 7 1584 PMID: 26636539
Sladitschek and Neveu (2015) The bimodally expressed microRNA miR-142 gates exit from pluripotency. Sci Rep 11 850 PMID: 26690966
Moreira et al (2015) A small molecule activator of AKT does not reduce ischemic injury of the rat heart. J Transl Med 13 76 PMID: 25889299
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