Ulixertinib (BVD-523, VRT752271)
Molecular Weight(MW): 433.33
Ulixertinib (BVD-523, VRT752271) is a potent and reversible ERK1/ERK2 inhibitor with IC50 of <0.3 nM for ERK2. Phase 1.
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Ulixertinib inhibited the proliferation of SUDHL-10 and Raji cells. (A) The activation of ERK1/2 was analyzed by Western blotting. Ulixertinib (0.1, 0.4 and 1.0 nM) significantly inhibited ERK1/2 activation in a dose-dependent manner compared with control cells. Cell proliferation was measured by the CCK-8 assay. Ulixertinib (0.1, 0.4 and 1.0 nM) significantly inhibited proliferation of SUDHL-10 (B) and Raji cells (C) in a time- and dose-dependent manner compared with control cells.
Int J Clin Exp Med, 2016, 9(6):10955-10962.. Ulixertinib (BVD-523, VRT752271) purchased from Selleck.
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|Description||Ulixertinib (BVD-523, VRT752271) is a potent and reversible ERK1/ERK2 inhibitor with IC50 of <0.3 nM for ERK2. Phase 1.|
In an A375 melanoma cell line containing a b-RAFV600E mutation, Ulixertinib reduces the levels of phosphorylated ERK2 (pERK) and of the phosphorylation of the downstream kinase RSK (pRSK) with IC50 of 4.1/0.14 μM, respectively. Ulixertinib also inhibits A375 cell proliferation with IC50 of 180 nM. 
ERK2 Rapidfire Mass Spectrometry Inhibition of Catalysis Assay:MEK U911-activated ERK2 protein is expressed and purified in-house. Enzyme and substrate solutions are made up in assay buffer consisting of 50 mM Tris (pH 7.5), 10 mM MgCl2, 0.1 mM EGTA, 10 mM DTT and 0.01% (v/v) CHAPS. 1.2 nM ERK2 protein is prepared in assay buffer and 10 µL is dispensed into each well of a polypropylene, 384-well plate containing test and reference control compounds. The compound plates had previously been dosed with a 12 point range from 100 µM down to 0.1 nM in order to calculate compound IC50s, with a total DMSO concentration in the assay of 1%. Following a 20 minute pre-incubation of enzyme and compound at room temperature, 10 µL of substrate solution is added consisting of 16 µM Erktide (IPTTPITTTYFFFK) and 120 µM ATP (measured Km) in assay buffer. The reaction is allowed to progress for 20 minutes at room temperature before being quenched by the addition of 80 µl 1% (v/v) formic acid. The assay plates are then run on the RapidFire Mass Spectrometry platform to measure substrate (unphosphorylated Erktide) and product (phosphorylated Erktide) levels.
|In vitro||DMSO||86 mg/mL (198.46 mM)|
|Ethanol||15 mg/mL (34.61 mM)|
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT02994732||Active, not recruiting||Healthy||BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc||January 2017||Phase 1|
|NCT02608229||Recruiting||Pancreatic Cancer|Cancer of Pancreas|Cancer of the Pancreas|Pancreas Cancer||Washington University School of Medicine|BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc||March 2016||Phase 1|
|NCT02296242||Recruiting||Acute Myelogenous Leukemia|Myelodysplastic Syndrome||BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc||November 2014||Phase 1|Phase 2|
|NCT01781429||Active, not recruiting||Advanced Solid Tumors||BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc||March 2013||Phase 1|Phase 2|
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