Catalog Number: 2602
Chemical Name: (S)-N-[[1-(5-Methoxy-2-pyridinyl)cyclohexyl]methyl]-α-methyl-α-[[[-(4-nitrophenyl)amino]carbonyl]amino-1H-indole-3-propanamide
Biological Activity
Non-peptide gastrin-releasing peptide receptor (GRP-R, BB2) and neuromedin B receptor (NMB-R, BB1) antagonist (Ki values are 0.17 and 1.0 nM for BB1 and BB2 respectively). Inhibits proliferation of rat C6 glioma cells (IC50 = 2 μM) and inhibits NCI-H1299 xenograft proliferation in nude mice (IC50 = 5 μM).
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
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    Store at +4°C
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Background References
  1. PD 176252 - the first high affinity non-peptide gastrin-releasing peptide (BB2) receptor antagonist
    Ashwood et al.
    Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett., 1998;8:2589
  2. Nonpeptide neuromedin B receptor antagonists inhibit the proliferation of C6 cells
    Moody et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 2000;409:133
  3. Nonpeptide gastrin releasing peptide receptor antagonists inhibit the proliferation of lung cancer cells
    Moody et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 2003;474:21
  4. Gastrin-releasing peptide/neuromedin B receptor antagonists pD176252, PD168368, and related analogs are potent agonists of human formyl-peptide receptors.
    Schepetkin et al.
    Mol.Pharmacol., 2011;79:77

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for PD 176252 include:

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  1. Circadian integration of glutamatergic signals by little SAAS in novel suprachiasmatic circuits.
    Authors: Atkins Et al.
    PLoS One 2010;5:e12612
  2. Characterization of putative GRP- and NMB-receptor antagonist's interaction with human receptors.
    Authors: González Et al.
    Peptides 2009;30:1473

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