Chemical Name: (2S,3R,4S,4aR)-3,4,4a,5-Tetrahydro-2,3,4,7-tetrahydroxy-(1,3)dioxolo(4,5-j)phenanthridin-6(2H)-one
Biological ActivityNarciclasine is an exhibits antiproliferative and pro-apoptotic effects in carcinoma cells and displays cytotoxic activity against a panel of 60 cancer cell lines (mean IC50 = 47 nM). Activity decreases rate of cell division and increases mitosis duration in vitro. Also modulates the Rho/ROCK/LIM kinase/cofilin pathway; stimulates RhoA activation and induces actin polymerization.
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The Amaryllidaceae isocarbostyril narciclasine induces apoptosis by activation of the death receptor and/or mitochondrial pathways in cancer cells but not in normal fibroblasts.
Dumont et al.
Structure-activity relationship analysis of novel derivatives of narciclasine (an Amaryllidaceae isocarbostyril derivative) as potential anticancer agents.
Ingrassia et al.
Narciclasine, a plant growth modulator, activates Rho and stress fibers in glioblastoma cells.
Lefranc et al.
Mol.Cancer Ther., 2009;8:1739
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The adhesion-GPCR BAI1 shapes dendritic arbors via Bcr-mediated RhoA activation causing late growth arrest.
Authors: Duman Et al.
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