Plumbagin

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Cat.No. 4761 - Plumbagin | C11H8O3 | CAS No. 481-42-5
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Description: Induces G2/M cell cycle arrest; anticancer

Chemical Name: 5-Hydroxy-2-methyl-1,4-naphthalenedione

Purity: ≥98%

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Biological Activity

Anticancer agent. Induces G2/M cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in A549 cells through JNK-dependent p53 Ser15 phosphorylation; inhibits A549 and MDA-MD-231 tumour xenograft growth in nude mice. Promotes autophagic cell death in MDA-MB-231 and MCF-7 cells and inhibits Akt/mTOR signaling. Induces intracellular ROS generation in a PI 5-kinase-dependent manner. Also inhibits p300-mediated acetylation of p53.

Technical Data

M.Wt:
188.18
Formula:
C11H8O3
Solubility:
Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 50 mM in ethanol
Purity:
≥98%
Storage:
Store at -20°C
CAS No:
481-42-5

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