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U0124 | CAS No. 108923-79-1 | MEK Inhibitors
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Description: Inactive analog of U0126 (Cat. No. 1144)

Chemical Name: Bis[amino(methylthio)methylene]butanedinitrile

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Citations (9)
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Biological Activity

U0124 is an inactive analog of U0126 (Cat. No. 1144). Does not inhibit MEK at concentrations up to 100 μM. Used as a negative control.

Active Analog also available.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
Store at RT

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Citations for U0124

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  1. MAPK establishes a molecular context that defines effective training patterns for long-term memory formation.
    Authors: Philips Et al.
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis  2013;33:7565
  2. mTORC1 inhibition induces pain via IRS-1-dependent feedback activation of ERK.
    Authors: Melemedjian Et al.
    Pain  2013;154:1080
  3. Local synaptic integration of mitogen-activated protein kinase and protein kinase A signaling mediates intermediate-term synaptic facilitation in Aplysia.
    Authors: Ye Et al.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A  2012;109:18162
  4. Targeting adenosine monophosphate-activated protein kinase (AMPK) in preclinical models reveals a potential mechanism for the treatment of neuropathic pain.
    Authors: Melemedjian Et al.
    Mol Pain  2011;7:70
  5. Influence of chylomicron remnants on human monocyte activation in vitro.
    Authors: Bentley Et al.
    Skelet Muscle  2011;21:871
  6. Activation of metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 in the amygdala modulates pain-like behavior.
    Authors: Kolber Et al.
    J Neurosci  2010;30:8203
  7. Pharmacological and genetic accumulation of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha enhances excitatory synaptic transmission in hippocampal neurons through the production of vascular endothelial growth factor.
    Authors: Huang Et al.
    J Neurosci  2010;30:6080
  8. Heme oxygenase activity and hemoglobin neurotoxicity are attenuated by inhibitors of the MEK/ERK pathway.
    Authors: Chen-Roetling Et al.
    Neuropharmacology  2009;56:922
  9. Oestrogen increases nociception through ERK activation in the trigeminal ganglion: evidence for a peripheral mechanism of allodynia.
    Authors: Liverman Et al.
    Cephalalgia  2009;29:520


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