Catalog Number: 4078
Chemical Name: 3,5-Dichlorobenzyl-[4-[3-oxo-3-(2-oxo-2,3-dihydrobenzoxazol-6-yl)propyl]]piperazine-1-carboxylate
Biological Activity
Potent autotaxin inhibitor (IC50 = 2.8 nM in isolated enzyme assay; 101 nM in human whole blood). Modulates lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) levels in vivo and in vitro by directly inhibiting autotaxin; reduces LPA levels both in plasma and at site of inflammation. Orally available.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
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    Store at -20°C
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The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis. All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
Background References
  1. A novel autotaxin inhibitor reduces lysophosphatidic acid levels in plasma and the site of inflammation.
    Gierse et al.
    J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther., 2010;334:310
  2. Autotaxin: its role in biology of melanoma cells and as a pharmacological target.
    Enzyme Res., 2011;:194857

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