Molecular Weight(MW): 379.45
Wnt-C59 (C59) is a PORCN inhibitor for Wnt3A-mediated activation of a multimerized TCF-binding site driving luciferase with IC50 of 74 pM in HEK293 cells.
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|Description||Wnt-C59 (C59) is a PORCN inhibitor for Wnt3A-mediated activation of a multimerized TCF-binding site driving luciferase with IC50 of 74 pM in HEK293 cells.|
Wnt-C59 (C59) is claimed to inhibit PORCN enzyme activity at nanomolar concentrations. Wnt-C59 (10 nM) blocks the palmitoylation-dependent Wnt–WLS interaction in HeLa cells transfected with either WNT3A-V5 or WNT8A-V5 plasmids. Wnt-C59 (100 nM) prevents incorporation of palmitate into WNT3A in HeLa cells transfected with WNT3A-V5, consistent with inhibition of PORCN activity. Wnt-C59 (100 nM) inhibits the activity of all splice variants of murine PORCN in PORCN-null HT1080 cells transfected with PORCN. Wnt-C59 is a nanomolar inhibitor of mammalian PORCN acyltransferase activity and blocks activation of all evaluated human Wnts. Wnt-C59 does not significantly inhibit the proliferation of any of 46 tested cancer cell lines in vitro at concentrations that completely inhibit PORCN.  Wnt-C59 is capable to significantly inhibit proliferation and comparable to the ICG-001 treated NMuMG (NMG) cells. Wnt-C59 inhibits sphere formation by threefold in NMuMG (NMG) cells, which is dependent on Wnt10b-secretion. Wnt-C59 inhibits proliferation of human MDA-MB 231 cells by >50%.  Wnt-C59 (a Porcupine inhibitor) blocks radiolabel incorporation of [125I]iodo-pentadecanoate in mouse L-Wnt3a cells transfected with Flag-Porcupine. 
|In vivo||Wnt-C59 concentration remains greater than 10-fold above the in vitro IC50 for at least 16 hours following a single oral dose (5 mg/kg) in mice. Wnt-C59 (10 mg/kg) prevents growth of MMTV-WNT1 tumors in female nude mice orthotopically transplanted with independent MMTV-WNT1 tumors. Wnt-C59 (10 mg/kg) decreases Wnt pathway activity and decreased proliferation in MMTV-WNT1 tumors in female nude mice orthotopically transplanted with independent MMTV-WNT1 tumors as evident by decreased expression of β-catenin target gene expression.  Wnt-C59 (10%) topically administered 4 weeks decreases the size of dysplasia of SmoM2-expressing cells in adult K14CREER/Rosa–SmoM2 mice. |
|In vitro||DMSO||76 mg/mL (200.28 mM)|
|In vivo||2% DMSO+30% PEG 300+5% Tween 80+ddH2O||5mg/mL|
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Frequently Asked Questions
I want to use Wnt-C59 for i.p. injection, can you advise how to dissolve it?
S7037 Wnt-C59 can be dissolved in 2% DMSO+30% PEG 300+5% Tween 80+ddH2O at 5 mg/ml as a clear solution. After stayed for a while, the precipitation will go out. So it is recommended to prepare the solution just before use.