Discontinued Product

Thiolutin (Cat. No. 1567) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: Bacterial RNA polymerase inhibitor
Chemical Name: N-(4,5-Dihydro-4-methyl-5-oxo-1,2-dithiolo[4,3-b]pyrrol-6-yl)acetamide
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
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Biological Activity for Thiolutin

Thiolutin is an antibiotic; inhibits bacterial RNA polymerase. Inhibits adhesion of HUVEC cells to vitronectin (IC50 = 0.83 mM) and subsequently reduces paxillin levels. Suppresses tumor cell-induced angiogenesis.

Technical Data for Thiolutin

M. Wt 228.28
Formula C8H8N2O2S2
Storage Desiccate at -20°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 87-11-6
PubChem ID 6870
Smiles O=C(N2C)C(NC(C)=O)=C1C2=CSS1

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References for Thiolutin

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

Jimenez et al (1973) Mode of action of thiolutin, an inhibitor of macromolecular synthesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Antimicrob.Agents Chemother. 3 729 PMID: 4597739

Minamiguchi et al (2001) Thiolutin, an inhibitor of HUVEC adhesion to vitronectin, reduces paxillin in HUVECs and suppresses tumor cell-induced angiogenesis. Int.J.Cancer 93 307 PMID: 11433393

O'Neill et al (2000) RNA polymerase inhibitors with activity against rifampin-resistant mutants of Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrob.Agents Chemother. 44 3163 PMID: 11036042

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Study to figure out if Thiolutin suppresses tumor cell-induced angiogenesis.
By Anonymous on 02/13/2019
Species: Human

Used in study to figure out if Thiolutin suppresses tumor cell-induced angiogenesis.

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