Ansamycin antibiotic that acts as a Src family kinase inhibitor. Binds to the SH domain and inhibits the activity of p60v-src
. Exhibits antiangiogenic activity in endothelial cells in vitro
. Also inhibits Hsp90 and impairs recovery from heat shock.
Soluble to 10 mM in DMSO
Store at -20°C
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Labeling of v-Src and BCR-ABL tyrosine kinases with [14C]herbimycin A and its use in the elucidation of the kinase inactivation mechanism.
Fukazawa et al.
FEBS Lett., 1994;340:155
Herbimycin A inhibits angiogenic activity in endothelial cells and reduces neovascularization in a rat model of retinopathy of prematurity.
McCollum et al.
Exp.Eye Res., 2004;78:987
Inhibition of Hsp90 function delays and impairs recovery from heat shock.
FEBS J., 2005;272:5244