ML 7 hydrochloride

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ML 7 hydrochloride | CAS No. 110448-33-4 | Myosin Light Chain Kinase Inhibitors
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Description: Selective inhibitor of myosin light chain kinase

Chemical Name: Hexahydro-1-[(5-iodo-1-naphthalenyl)sulfonyl]-1H-1,4-diazepine hydrochloride

Purity: ≥98%

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Citations (11)

Biological Activity

ML 7 hydrochloride is a selective MLCK inhibitor (Ki = 0.3 μM). Exhibits more potent inhibition than ML 9 hydrochloride (Cat. No. 0431) Displays reversible, ATP-competitive inhibition of Ca2+-calmodulin-dependent and -independent smooth muscle MLCKs. Inhibits proplatelet formation and stabilization.

Technical Data

Soluble to 50 mM in DMSO
Store at -20°C

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Background References

  1. Release of cellular tension signals self-restorative ventral lamellipodia to heal barrier micro-wounds.
    Martinelli, Roberta, Kamei, Masataka, Sage, Peter T, Massol, Ramiro, Varghese, Laya, Sciuto, Tracey, Toporsian, Mourad, Dvorak, Ann M, Kirchhausen, Tomas, Springer, Timothy, Carman, Christop
    J Cell Biol, 2013;201(3):449-65.
  2. Selective inhibition of catalytic activity of smooth muscle myosin light chain kinase.
    Saitoh et al.
    J.Biol.Chem., 1987;262:7796
  3. Sp1/Sp3 transcription factors regulate hallmarks of megakaryocyte maturation and platelet formation and function.
    Meinders et al.
    Blood, 2015;125:1957

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Citations for ML 7 hydrochloride

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11 Citations: Showing 1 - 10

  1. Synaptopodin stress fiber and contractomere at the epithelial junction.
    Authors: William M Et al.
    J Cell Biol  2022;221
  2. Genetic and Mechanical Regulation of Intestinal Smooth Muscle Development.
    Authors: Clifford J Et al.
    Cell  2019;179:90-105.e21
  3. Volume expansion and TRPV4 activation regulate stem cell fate in three-dimensional microenvironments.
    Authors: Lee Et al.
    Nat Commun  2019;10:529
  4. Actomyosin-Mediated Tension Orchestrates Uncoupled Respiration in Adipose Tissues.
    Authors: Tharp Et al.
    Cell Metab  2018;27:602
  5. Cell-Intrinsic Control of Interneuron Migration Drives Cortical Morphogenesis.
    Authors: Nicoletta Et al.
    Cell  2018;172:1063-1078.e19
  6. αV-class integrins exert dual roles on α5β1 integrins to strengthen adhesion to fibronectin.
    Authors: Bharadwaj
    Nat Commun  2017;8:14348
  7. Sustained Contraction in Vascular Smooth Muscle by Activation of L-type Ca2+ Channels Does Not Involve Ca2+ Sensitization or Caldesmon.
    Authors: Ets
    Front Pharmacol  2016;7:516
  8. Substrate stress relaxation regulates cell spreading.
    Authors: Chaudhuri Et al.
    J Neurosci  2015;6:6364
  9. Annexin A1-containing extracellular vesicles and polymeric nanoparticles promote epithelial wound repair.
    Authors: Leoni Et al.
    J Clin Invest  2015;125:1215
  10. Eph-Ephrin signaling and focal adhesion kinase regulate actomyosin-dependent apical constriction of ciliary band cells.
    Authors: Robert D Et al.
    Development  2014;141:1075-84
  11. An essential role for inhibitor-2 regulation of protein phosphatase-1 in synaptic scaling.
    Authors: Siddoway Et al.
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol  2013;33:11206


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