Technical Data
PK 11195 (1-(2-Chlorophenyl)-N-methyl-N-(1-methylpropyl)-3-isoquinolinecarboxamide)
Biochemicals Storage: +4C/+4CShipping: Blue Ice
Selective peripheral benzodiazepine antagonist. Apoptosis enhancer. Glucose-induced insulin secretion inhibitor. Induces mitochondria cytochrome c release. Anticancer compound. Antiproliferative. Pharmacological tool in autophagy.

As reported

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May be stored at RT for short-term only. Long-term storage is recommended at 4C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap.

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Purity: ~90%
Form: As reported

Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.
1. Differentiation between two ligands for peripheral benzodiazepine binding sites,RO5-4864 andPK 11195, by thermodynamic studies: G. Le Fur et al.; Life Sci. 33, 449 (1983) 2. Dihydropyridine and peripheral type benzodiazepine binding sites: subcellular distribution and molecular size determination: A. Doble et al.; Eur. J. Pharmacol. 119, 153 (1985) 3. PK11195, a ligand of the mitochondrial benzodiazepine receptor, facilitates the induction of apoptosis and reverses Bcl-2-mediated cytoprotection: T. Hirsch et al.; Exp. Cell. Res. 241, 426 (1998) 4. Inhibition of glucose-induced insulin secretion by a peripheral-type benzodiazepine receptor ligand (PK11195): D. Pujalte, et al.; Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch. Pharmacol. 362, 46 (2000) 5. PK11195 potently sensitizes to apoptosis induction independently from the peripheral benzodiazepin receptor: R.A. Gonzalez-Polo, et al.; Oncogene 24, 7503 (2005) 6. Peripheral benzodiazepine receptor ligand, PK11195 induces mitochondria cytochrome c release and dissipation of mitochondria potential via induction of mitochondria permeability transition: J. Li, et al.; Eur. J. Pharmacol. 560, 117 (2007) 7. The potential anticancer agent PK11195 induces apoptosis irrespective of p53 and ATM status in chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells: A.F. Santidrian et al.; Haematologica 92, 1631 (2007) 8. Modulation of intracellular Ca2+ signalling in HeLa cells by the apoptotic cell death enhancer PK11195: M. Campanella et al.; Biochem. Pharmacol. 76, 1628 (2008) 9. Antiproliferative effect of peripheral benzodiazepine receptor antagonist PK11195 in rat mammary tumor cells: S. Mukhopadhyay et al.; Mol. Cell. Biochem. 340, 203 (2010) 10. Ca2+-dependent autophagy is enhanced by the pharmacological agent PK11195: Pharmacological tools in autophagy: A. Gastaldello, et al.; Autophagy 6 607 (2010)

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