BIO-acetoxime (BIA) is a potent and selective GSK-3 inhibitor, with IC50s of both 10 nM for GSK-3α/β. BIO-acetoxime has anticonvulsant and anti-infection activity.
CAS Number: 667463-85-6
Molecular Weight: 398.21
Chemical Name: [(Z, 3E)-6'-bromo-2'-oxo-1', 2'-dihydro-1H, 3H-[2, 3'-biindolyliden]-3-ylidene]amino acetate
Appearance: Solid Power
Purity: ≥98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)
Solubility: DMSO : 20.83 mg/mL (52.31 mM; Need ultrasonic)
Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical or refer to Certificate of Analysis
Storage Condition: Dry, dark and -20 oC for 1 year or refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Shelf Life: ≥12 months if stored properly.
Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 oC for 1 month or refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Drug Formulation: To be determined
HS Tariff Code: 382200
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BIO-acetoxime (BIA; Compound 13) is a potent and selective GSK-3α/β inhibitor, with IC50s of both 10 nM. BIO-acetoxime (BIA) shows weak effect on CDK5/p35 (IC50, 2.4 μM), CDK2/cyclin A (IC50, 4.3 μM), and CDK1/cyclin B (IC50, 63 μM). BIO-acetoxime (BIA) (5 μM and 10 μM) increases the viability of HSV-1-infected cells but shows little effect on morphology and viability of mockin-fected cells. Moreover, BIO-acetoxime (BIA) (0.625, 1.25, 2.5, 5, and 10 μM) significantly reduces the release of HSV-1 particles in OC3 cells, with an EC50 of 0.68 ± 0.28 μM. BIO-acetoxime (BIA) inhibits the expression of HSV-1 genes, and may not affect the nuclear targeting of HSV-1 capsids. In addition, delayed addition of BIO-acetoxime (BIA) also inhibits HSV-1 infection.
BIO-acetoxime (BIA) shows anticonvulsant effects in the focal pilocarpine rat model at 0.5 mg/kg, and in 6-Hz fully kindled FVB/N mice at 0.5, 2.5, and 5 mg/kg via i.p. administration.
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