SB 415286

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SB 415286 | CAS No. 264218-23-7 | GSK-3 Inhibitors
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Description: Potent, selective GSK-3 inhibitor

Chemical Name: 3-[(3-Chloro-4-hydroxyphenyl)amino]-4-(2-nitrophenyl)-1H-pyrrole-2,5-dione

Purity: ≥99%

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Citations (27)

Biological Activity

SB 415286 is a potent and selective glycogen synthase kinase-3 (GSK-3) inhibitor (Ki = 31 nM for GSK-3α); competes with ATP. Has minimal activity against 24 other protein kinases (IC50 > 10 μ M). Stimulates glycogen synthesis, gene transcription and is neuroprotective.

Technical Data

Soluble to 25 mM in ethanol and to 50 mM in DMSO
Store at RT

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Sold for research purposes under agreement from GlaxoSmithKline

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Citations for SB 415286

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for SB 415286 include:

27 Citations: Showing 1 - 10

  1. mTOR-dependent phosphorylation controls TFEB nuclear export.
    Authors: Napolitano Et al.
    Nat Commun  2018;9:3312
  2. Pyrrolidine dithiocarbamate activates the Nrf2 pathway in astrocytes.
    Authors: Liddell Et al.
    J Neuroinflammation  2016;13:49
  3. Pharmacologically blocking p53-dependent apoptosis protects intestinal stem cells and mice from radiation.
    Authors: Wang Et al.
    Sci Rep  2015;5:8566
  4. Resveratrol regulates naïve CD 8+ T-cell proliferation by upregulating IFN-γ-induced tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase expression.
    Authors: Noh Et al.
    BMB Rep  2015;48:283
  5. GSK3-mediated raptor phosphorylation supports amino-acid-dependent mTORC1-directed signalling.
    Authors: Stretton Et al.
    J Biol Chem  2015;470:207
  6. Tau reduction prevents Aβ-induced axonal transport deficits by blocking activation of GSK3β.
    Authors: Vossel Et al.
    Biochem J  2015;209:419
  7. GSK3β Inhibition Promotes Synaptogenesis in Drosophila and Mammalian Neurons.
    Authors: Cuesto Et al.
    PLoS One  2015;10:e0118475
  8. Sequential dosing in chemosensitization: targeting the PI3K/Akt/mTOR pathway in neuroblastoma.
    Authors: Westhoff Et al.
    PLoS One  2014;8:e83128
  9. Phosphorylation of amyloid precursor protein at threonine 668 is essential for its copper-responsive trafficking in SH-SY5Y neuroblastoma cells.
    Authors: Acevedo Et al.
    Hum Mol Genet  2014;289:11007
  10. Inhibiting glycogen synthase kinase-3 mitigates the hematopoietic acute radiation syndrome in mice.
    Authors: Lee Et al.
    Radiat Res  2014;181:445
  11. Tristetraprolin mediates radiation-induced TNF-α production in lung macrophages.
    Authors: Ray Et al.
    PLoS One  2013;8:e57290
  12. Anti-dengue virus nonstructural protein 1 antibodies cause NO-mediated endothelial cell apoptosis via ceramide-regulated glycogen synthase kinase-3β and NF-κB activation.
    Authors: Chen Et al.
    J Immunol  2013;191:1744
  13. Sidestream smoke exposure increases the susceptibility of airway epithelia to adenoviral infection.
    Authors: Sharma Et al.
    PLoS One  2012;7:e49930
  14. Glycogen synthase kinase 3β inhibitors protect hippocampal neurons from radiation-induced apoptosis by regulating MDM2-p53 pathway.
    Authors: Thotala Et al.
    Cell Death Differ  2012;19:387
  15. Glycogen synthase kinase 3β inhibition enhances repair of DNA double-strand breaks in irradiated hippocampal neurons.
    Authors: Yang Et al.
    Nature  2011;13:459
  16. GSK-3β inhibition promotes cell death, apoptosis, and in vivo tumor growth delay in neuroblastoma Neuro-2A cell line.
    Authors: Dickey Et al.
    J Neurooncol  2011;104:145
  17. A new class of molecular targeted radioprotectors: GSK-3beta inhibitors.
    Authors: Thotala Et al.
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys  2010;76:557
  18. Molecular imaging of glycogen synthase kinase-3beta and casein kinase-1alpha kinases.
    Authors: Nyati Et al.
    Anal Biochem  2010;405:246
  19. Glycogen Synthase Kinase 3 (GSK-3) influences epithelial barrier function by regulating occludin, claudin-1 and E-cadherin expression.
    Authors: Severson Et al.
    Neuro Oncol  2010;397:592
  20. The mood stabilizers valproic acid and Li enhance mesenchymal stem cell migration via distinct mechanisms.
    Authors: Tsai Et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2010;35:2225
  21. Phosphorylation of CLASP2 by GSK-3beta regulates its interaction with IQGAP1, EB1 and microtubules.
    Authors: Watanabe Et al.
    J Cell Sci  2009;122:2969
  22. Microtubule stabilization specifies initial neuronal polarization.
    Authors: Witte Et al.
    J Cell Biol  2008;180:619
  23. Cdc42 regulates cofilin during the establishment of neuronal polarity.
    Authors: Garvalov Et al.
    J Neurosci  2007;27:13117
  24. Phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase regulation of gastrin-releasing peptide-induced cell cycle progression in neuroblastoma cells.
    Authors: Ishola Et al.
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun  2007;1770:927
  25. Identification of an N-terminal glycogen synthase kinase 3 phosphorylation site which regulates the functional localization of polycystin-2 in vivo and in vitro.
    Authors: Streets Et al.
    Biochim Biophys Acta  2006;15:1465
  26. Neuronal polarity is regulated by glycogen synthase kinase-3 (GSK-3beta) independently of Akt/PKB serine phosphorylation.
    Authors: Gärtner Et al.
    J Cell Sci  2006;119:3927
  27. Opioid-induced cardioprotection occurs via glycogen synthase kinase beta inhibition during reperfusion in intact rat hearts.
    Authors: Gross Et al.
    Circ Res  2004;94:960


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