Molecular Weight(MW): 300.05
Cisplatin is an inorganic platinum complex, which is able to inhibit DNA synthesis by conforming DNA adducts in tumor cells.
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Cell viabilities with increasing concentrations of cisplatin (CP) and doxorubicin (DOXO) under normoxic and hypoxic condition for 48 hours were determined by MTT assay. IC50 values are presented as the means ?SDs (n=4) and * denotes p<0.05.
Cancer Res 2014 74(1), 298-308. Cisplatin purchased from Selleck.
Growth inhibitory effects of Cisplatin human pancreatic cancer cells. Capan-2 cells were plated in triplicates into 48-well plates at a density of 10,000 cells/ml. After 24 hours, complete culture medium was changed into fresh low-serum-containing medium (1% FBS) containing DMSO (control) or indicated doses of Cisplatin (Selleckchem). Cell viability 72 hours after treatment was determined by AlamarBlue assay (Invitrogen) according to manufacturer's instructions. Results are expressed as percentages of control, which was arbitrarily assigned 100% viability, and represented as the mean ± standard deviation (SD) of the tripicate wells.
2013 Dr. Edita Aksamitiene from Thomas Jefferson University. Cisplatin purchased from Selleck.
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|Description||Cisplatin is an inorganic platinum complex, which is able to inhibit DNA synthesis by conforming DNA adducts in tumor cells.|
|Features||One of the most widely used and most potent chemotherapeutic agents.|
Cisplatin induces cytotoxic by interaction with DNA to form DNA adducts which activate several signal transduction pathways, including Erk, p53, p73, and MAPK, which culminates in the activation of apoptosis.  Cisplatin (30 mM) treated for 6 h induces an apparent activation of Erk in HeLa cells, which is sustained over the following 14 h period. Cisplatin also shows an effective antineoplastic activity by inducing tumor cells death. Cisplatin displays ability to cause renal proximal tubular cell (RPTC) apoptosis, causing cell shrinkage, a 50-fold increase in caspase 3 activity, a 4-fold increase in phosphatidylserine externalization, and 5- and 15-fold increases in chromatin condensation and DNA hypoploidy, respectively.  Cisplatin (800 μM) causes typical features of necrosis of RPTC after treatment for 4 hr. 
|In vivo||Cisplatin has been demonstrated to be efficient in regression tumor growth in a wide variety of animal tumors models, including head and neck cancer xenografts, cervical squamous carcinoma xenografts, testicular carcinoma xenografts, ovarian cancer xenografts, breast carcinoma xenografts, colonic carcinoma, heterotransplanted hepatoblastoma, and so on. Cisplatin (5 mg/kg) given weekly i.v. at the day 1 and 7 induces a tumor growth inhibition (GI) of 77.5% and 85.1% of the serous xenografts Ov.Ri(C) and OVCAR-3, respectively. |
-  Siddik ZH. Oncogene, 2003, 22(47), 7265-7279.
-  Wang X, et al. J Biol Chem, 2000, 275(50), 39435-39443.
-  Sorenson CM, et al. Cancer Res, 1988, 48(16), 4484-4488.
|In vitro||DMF||12 mg/mL (39.99 mM)|
|Water||0.01 mg/mL (0.03 mM)|
|Ethanol||0.01 mg/mL (0.03 mM)|
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT01277744||Active, not recruiting||Advanced Cancers|Sarcoma||M.D. Anderson Cancer Center||May 9, 2011||Phase 2|
|NCT01285037||Recruiting||Cancer||Eli Lilly and Company||September 9, 2009||Phase 1|
|NCT01828736||Completed||Recurrent Bladder Cancer|Stage IV Bladder Cancer|Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder||Association Pour La Recherche des Thérapeutiques Innovantes en Cancérologie|Roche Pharma AG||February 9, 2004||Phase 2|
|NCT00193882||Completed||Esophagus Cancer||Trans-Tasman Radiation Oncology Group (TROG)|National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia|Canadian Cancer Trials Group||July 7, 2003||Phase 3|
|NCT01445405||Completed||Carcinoma, Squamous|Head and Neck Cancer|Oral Cancer|Laryngeal Cancer|Pharyngeal Cancer||National Cancer Institute (NCI)|National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)||February 5, 2008||Phase 1|
|NCT03047265||Active, not recruiting||Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma||Sun Yat-sen University||February 4, 2017||Phase 2|
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