Potent stearoyl-CoA desaturase 1 (SCD1) inhibitor (IC50
= 0.4 nM). Selective for SCD1 over a range of kinases and hERG channels. Inhibits proliferation of squamous cell carcinoma FaDu cells in vitro
. Also induces cell death of undifferentiated human embryonic stem cells (ESCs). Orally bioavailable.
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Selective elimination of human pluripotent stem cells by an oleate synthesis inhibitor discovered in a high-throughput screen.
Ben-David et al.
Cell Stem Cell, 2013;12:167
Discovery of piperidine-aryl urea-based stearoyl-CoA desaturase 1 inhibitors.
Xin et al.