Concanamycin

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Description

V-ATPase inhibitor, see fusicoccin for an activator.

"Cytotoxic. Inhibits acidification of organelles and perforin-mediated cytotoxicity."

    • -Sigma Description

"Specific inhibitor of V-type (vacuolar) H+-ATPase that displays > 2000-fold selectivity over other H+-ATPases (IC50 values are 9.2, > 20000, > 20000 and > 20000 nM for yeast V-type, F-type, P-type H+-ATPases and porcine P-type Na+,K+-ATPase respectively). Blocks cell surface expression of virus envelope glycoproteins without affecting synthesis and exhibits cytotoxicity in several cell lines."

    • -Tocris Description
Concanamycin A structure, photo from Sigma-Aldrich


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Usage Notes

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References

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