Akt

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Inhibitory Selectivity

Isoform-specific Inhibitors

Akt Products

Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S1078

MK-2206 2HCl

MK-2206 2HCl is a highly selective inhibitor of Akt1/2/3 with IC50 of 8 nM/12 nM/65 nM in cell-free assays, respectively; no inhibitory activities against 250 other protein kinases observed. MK-2206 2HCl induces autophagy and apoptosis in cancer cells. Phase 2.

S1037

Perifosine (KRX-0401)

Perifosine (KRX-0401) is a novel Akt inhibitor with IC50 of 4.7 μM in MM.1S cells, targets pleckstrin homology domain of Akt. Phase 3.

S1113

GSK690693

GSK690693 is a pan-Akt inhibitor targeting Akt1/2/3 with IC50 of 2 nM/13 nM/9 nM in cell-free assays, also sensitive to the AGC kinase family: PKA, PrkX and PKC isozymes. GSK690693 also potently inhibits AMPK and DAPK3 from the CAMK family with IC50 of 50 nM and 81 nM, respectively. GSK690693 affects Unc-51-like autophagy activating kinase 1 (ULK1) activity, robustly inhibits STING-dependent IRF3 activation. Phase 1.

S1362

Rigosertib (ON-01910)

Rigosertib (ON-01910) is a non-ATP-competitive inhibitor of PLK1 with IC50 of 9 nM in a cell-free assay. It shows 30-fold greater selectivity against Plk2 and no activity to Plk3. Rigosertib inhibits PI3K/Akt pathway and activates oxidative stress signals. Rigosertib induces apoptosis in various cancer cells. Phase 3.

S2808

Ipatasertib (GDC-0068)

Ipatasertib (GDC-0068) is a highly selective pan-Akt inhibitor targeting Akt1/2/3 with IC50 of 5 nM/18 nM/8 nM in cell-free assays, 620-fold selectivity over PKA. Phase 2.

S6811New

Miransertib (ARQ-092)

Miransertib (ARQ-092) is a potent, selective and orally bioavailable allosteric inhibitor of Akt with IC50s of 2.7 nM, 14 nM and 8.1 nM for Akt1, Akt2, Akt3, respectively.

S8500New

BAY1125976

BAY 1125976 is a selective allosteric AKT1/2 inhibitor,exhibits high efficacy on AKT signaling-dependent tumor growth in mouse models. BAY1125976 inhibits the activity of AKT1 (IC50 = 5.2 nM at 10 µM ATP and 44 nM at 2 mM ATP) and AKT2 (IC50 = 18 nM at 10 µM ATP and 36 nM at 2 mM ATP) very potently.Whereas BAY1125976 is almost inactive on AKT3 (IC50 = 427 nM at 10 µM ATP).

S8839New

Borussertib

Borussertib is a covalent-allosteric inhibitor of protein kinase Akt with an IC50 of 0.8 nM and a Ki of 2.2 nM for WT Akt.

S8019

Capivasertib (AZD5363)

AZD5363 potently inhibits all isoforms of Akt(Akt1/Akt2/Akt3) with IC50 of 3 nM/8 nM/8 nM in cell-free assays, similar to P70S6K/PKA and lower activity towards ROCK1/2. Phase 2.

S2743

PF-04691502

PF-04691502 is an ATP-competitive PI3K(α/β/δ/γ)/mTOR dual inhibitor with Ki of 1.8 nM/2.1 nM/1.6 nM/1.9 nM and 16 nM in cell-free assays, little activity against either Vps34, AKT, PDK1, p70S6K, MEK, ERK, p38, or JNK. Phase 2.

S1558

AT7867

AT7867 is a potent ATP-competitive inhibitor of Akt1/2/3 and p70S6K/PKA with IC50 of 32 nM/17 nM/47 nM and 85 nM/20 nM in cell-free assays, respectively; little activity outside the AGC kinase family.

S1117

Triciribine

Triciribine is a DNA synthesis inhibitor, also inhibits Akt in PC3 cell line and HIV-1 in CEM-SS, H9, H9IIIB, U1 cells with IC50 of 130 nM and 20 nM, respectively; does not inhibit PI3K/PDK1; 5000-fold less active in cells lacking adenosine kinase. Phase 1/2.

S2635

CCT128930

CCT128930 is a potent, ATP-competitive and selective inhibitor of Akt2 with IC50 of 6 nM in a cell-free assay, 28-fold greater selectivity for Akt2 than the closely related PKA kinase. CCT128930 induces cell cycle arrest, DNA damage, and autophagy independent of Akt inhibition. High dose of CCT128930 triggers cell apoptosis in HepG2 cells.

S2670

A-674563

A-674563 is an Akt1 inhibitor with Ki of 11 nM in cell-free assays, modest potent to PKA and >30-fold selective for Akt1 over PKC.

S1556

PHT-427

PHT-427 is a dual Akt and PDPK1 inhibitor (high affinity binding for the PH domains of Akt and PDPK1) with Ki of 2.7 μM and 5.2 μM, respectively.

S3056

Miltefosine

Miltefosine inhibits PI3K/Akt activity with ED50 of 17.2 μM and 8.1 μM in carcinoma cell lines A431 and HeLa, first oral drug for Visceral leishmaniasis, effective against both promastigotes and amastigotes.

S2310

Honokiol

Honokiol is the active principle of magnolia extract that inhibits Akt-phosphorylation and promotes ERK1/2 phosphorylation. Phase 3.

S7127

TIC10 Analogue

TIC10 Analogue is an analogue of TIC10, which inactivates Akt and ERK to induce TRAIL through Foxo3a, possesses superior drug properties: delivery across the blood-brain barrier, superior stability and improved pharmacokinetics. Phase 1/2.

S7492

Uprosertib (GSK2141795)

Uprosertib (GSK2141795) is a selective, ATP-competitive, and orally bioavailable Akt inhibitor with IC50 of 180 nM, 328 nM, and 38 nM for Akt 1, 2 and 3, respectively. Phase 2.

S7963

TIC10 (ONC201)

TIC10 inactivates Akt and ERK to induce TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL) through Foxo3a, possesses superior drug properties: delivery across the blood-brain barrier, superior stability and improved pharmacokinetics. Phase 1/2.

S7776

Akti-1/2

Akti-1/2 is a highly selective Akt1/Akt2 inhibitor with IC50 of 58 nM/210 nM, respectively, about 36-fold selectivity for Akt1 over Akt3.

S5313

SC66

SC66 is an allosteric inhibitor which displays a dual-inhibitory function toward AKT activity with IC50 values of 0.77, 2.85 and 0.47 μg/ml in HepG2, Huh7 and Hep3B cells after 72 h treatment, respectively.

S4953

Usnic acid

Usnic acid is a furandione found uniquely in lichen that is used widely in cosmetics, deodorants, toothpaste and medicinal creams as well as some herbal products. It exhibits antiviral, antiprotozoal, antiproliferative, anti-inflammatory and analgesic activity. Usnic acid inhibits breast tumor angiogenesis and growth by suppressing VEGFR2-mediated AKT and ERK1/2 signaling pathways.

S8339

Miransertib (ARQ 092) HCl

ARQ 092 is a novel, orally bioavailable and selective AKT pathway inhibitor exhibiting a manageable safety profile among patients with advanced solid tumors.

S7521

Afuresertib (GSK2110183)

Afuresertib (GSK2110183) is a potent, orally bioavailable Akt inhibitor with Ki of 0.08 nM, 2 nM, and 2.6 nM for Akt1, Akt2, and Akt3, respectively. Phase 2.

S9315

Praeruptorin A

Praeruptorin A, a naturally existing pyranocumarin, is isolated from the dried root of Peucedanum praeruptorum Dunn. Praeruptorin A inhibits p38/Akt-c-Fos-NFATc1 signaling and PLCγ-independent Ca2+ oscillation. Praeruptorin A can significantly upregulates multidrug resistance-associated protein 2 expression via the constitutive androstane receptor-mediated pathway in vitro, and this should be taken as an herb-drug interaction.

S3810

Scutellarin

Scutellarin, the major active principal flavonoids extracted from the Chinese herbal medicines Scutellaria baicalensis and Erigeron breviscapus (Vant.) Hand-Mazz, has many pharmacological effects, such as antioxidant, antitumor, antiviral, and antiinflammatory activities. Scutellarin, an active flavone isolated from Scutellaria baicalensis, can down-regulates the STAT3/Girdin/Akt signaling in HCC cells, and inhibits RANKL-mediated MAPK and NF-κB signaling pathway in osteoclasts.

S7563

AT13148

AT13148 is an oral, ATP-competitive, multi-AGC kinase inhibitor with IC50 of 38 nM/402 nM/50 nM, 8 nM, 3 nM, and 6 nM/4 nM for Akt1/2/3, p70S6K, PKA, and ROCKI/II, respectively. Phase 1.

S8132

Deguelin

Deguelin, a natural product isolated from plants in the Mundulea sericea family, is an PI3K/AKT Inhibitor.

S6760New

LM22B-10

LM22B-10 is a small molecule TrkB/TrkC neurotrophin receptor co-activator, LM22B-10 selectively activates TrkB, TrkC, AKT and ERK in vivo and in vitro.

S7863

SC79

SC79 is a brain-penetrable Akt phosphorylation activator and an inhibitor of Akt-PH domain translocation.

S9514

Rotundic acid

Rotundic acid, a natural compound, exhibit cytotoxic activities toward human hepatocellular carcinoma (HepG2), malignant melanoma (A375), SCLC (NCI-H446), breast cancer (MCF-7), and colon cancer (HT-29) cell lines.RA induces cell cycle arrest, DNA damage, and apoptosis by modulating the AKT/mTOR and MAPK pathways.

S9190

Oroxin B

Oroxin B, one of flavonoids isolated from traditional Chinese herbal medicine Oroxylum indicum (L.) Vent, selectively induces tumor-suppressive ER stress in malignant lymphoma cells and has antioxidant activity. Oroxin B significantly inhibits proliferation and induce apoptosis, which may be strongly associated with the inhibiting COX-2/VEGF and PTEN/PI3K/AKT signaling pathway in SMMC-7721 cells, Oroxin B potentially be used as a novel therapeutic agent for liver cancer.COX-2, VEGF, PI3K, and p-AKT expression levels is found to be downregulated, while PTEN was upregulated after Oroxin B treatment.

S2323

Methyl-Hesperidin

Methyl Hesperidin is a flavanone glycoside (flavonoid) (C28H34O15) found abundantly in citrus fruits. Its aglycone form is called hesperetin.

Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S1078

MK-2206 2HCl

MK-2206 2HCl is a highly selective inhibitor of Akt1/2/3 with IC50 of 8 nM/12 nM/65 nM in cell-free assays, respectively; no inhibitory activities against 250 other protein kinases observed. MK-2206 2HCl induces autophagy and apoptosis in cancer cells. Phase 2.

S1037

Perifosine (KRX-0401)

Perifosine (KRX-0401) is a novel Akt inhibitor with IC50 of 4.7 μM in MM.1S cells, targets pleckstrin homology domain of Akt. Phase 3.

S1113

GSK690693

GSK690693 is a pan-Akt inhibitor targeting Akt1/2/3 with IC50 of 2 nM/13 nM/9 nM in cell-free assays, also sensitive to the AGC kinase family: PKA, PrkX and PKC isozymes. GSK690693 also potently inhibits AMPK and DAPK3 from the CAMK family with IC50 of 50 nM and 81 nM, respectively. GSK690693 affects Unc-51-like autophagy activating kinase 1 (ULK1) activity, robustly inhibits STING-dependent IRF3 activation. Phase 1.

S1362

Rigosertib (ON-01910)

Rigosertib (ON-01910) is a non-ATP-competitive inhibitor of PLK1 with IC50 of 9 nM in a cell-free assay. It shows 30-fold greater selectivity against Plk2 and no activity to Plk3. Rigosertib inhibits PI3K/Akt pathway and activates oxidative stress signals. Rigosertib induces apoptosis in various cancer cells. Phase 3.

S2808

Ipatasertib (GDC-0068)

Ipatasertib (GDC-0068) is a highly selective pan-Akt inhibitor targeting Akt1/2/3 with IC50 of 5 nM/18 nM/8 nM in cell-free assays, 620-fold selectivity over PKA. Phase 2.

S6811New

Miransertib (ARQ-092)

Miransertib (ARQ-092) is a potent, selective and orally bioavailable allosteric inhibitor of Akt with IC50s of 2.7 nM, 14 nM and 8.1 nM for Akt1, Akt2, Akt3, respectively.

S8500New

BAY1125976

BAY 1125976 is a selective allosteric AKT1/2 inhibitor,exhibits high efficacy on AKT signaling-dependent tumor growth in mouse models. BAY1125976 inhibits the activity of AKT1 (IC50 = 5.2 nM at 10 µM ATP and 44 nM at 2 mM ATP) and AKT2 (IC50 = 18 nM at 10 µM ATP and 36 nM at 2 mM ATP) very potently.Whereas BAY1125976 is almost inactive on AKT3 (IC50 = 427 nM at 10 µM ATP).

S8839New

Borussertib

Borussertib is a covalent-allosteric inhibitor of protein kinase Akt with an IC50 of 0.8 nM and a Ki of 2.2 nM for WT Akt.

S8019

Capivasertib (AZD5363)

AZD5363 potently inhibits all isoforms of Akt(Akt1/Akt2/Akt3) with IC50 of 3 nM/8 nM/8 nM in cell-free assays, similar to P70S6K/PKA and lower activity towards ROCK1/2. Phase 2.

S2743

PF-04691502

PF-04691502 is an ATP-competitive PI3K(α/β/δ/γ)/mTOR dual inhibitor with Ki of 1.8 nM/2.1 nM/1.6 nM/1.9 nM and 16 nM in cell-free assays, little activity against either Vps34, AKT, PDK1, p70S6K, MEK, ERK, p38, or JNK. Phase 2.

S1558

AT7867

AT7867 is a potent ATP-competitive inhibitor of Akt1/2/3 and p70S6K/PKA with IC50 of 32 nM/17 nM/47 nM and 85 nM/20 nM in cell-free assays, respectively; little activity outside the AGC kinase family.

S1117

Triciribine

Triciribine is a DNA synthesis inhibitor, also inhibits Akt in PC3 cell line and HIV-1 in CEM-SS, H9, H9IIIB, U1 cells with IC50 of 130 nM and 20 nM, respectively; does not inhibit PI3K/PDK1; 5000-fold less active in cells lacking adenosine kinase. Phase 1/2.

S2635

CCT128930

CCT128930 is a potent, ATP-competitive and selective inhibitor of Akt2 with IC50 of 6 nM in a cell-free assay, 28-fold greater selectivity for Akt2 than the closely related PKA kinase. CCT128930 induces cell cycle arrest, DNA damage, and autophagy independent of Akt inhibition. High dose of CCT128930 triggers cell apoptosis in HepG2 cells.

S2670

A-674563

A-674563 is an Akt1 inhibitor with Ki of 11 nM in cell-free assays, modest potent to PKA and >30-fold selective for Akt1 over PKC.

S1556

PHT-427

PHT-427 is a dual Akt and PDPK1 inhibitor (high affinity binding for the PH domains of Akt and PDPK1) with Ki of 2.7 μM and 5.2 μM, respectively.

S3056

Miltefosine

Miltefosine inhibits PI3K/Akt activity with ED50 of 17.2 μM and 8.1 μM in carcinoma cell lines A431 and HeLa, first oral drug for Visceral leishmaniasis, effective against both promastigotes and amastigotes.

S2310

Honokiol

Honokiol is the active principle of magnolia extract that inhibits Akt-phosphorylation and promotes ERK1/2 phosphorylation. Phase 3.

S7127

TIC10 Analogue

TIC10 Analogue is an analogue of TIC10, which inactivates Akt and ERK to induce TRAIL through Foxo3a, possesses superior drug properties: delivery across the blood-brain barrier, superior stability and improved pharmacokinetics. Phase 1/2.

S7492

Uprosertib (GSK2141795)

Uprosertib (GSK2141795) is a selective, ATP-competitive, and orally bioavailable Akt inhibitor with IC50 of 180 nM, 328 nM, and 38 nM for Akt 1, 2 and 3, respectively. Phase 2.

S7963

TIC10 (ONC201)

TIC10 inactivates Akt and ERK to induce TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL) through Foxo3a, possesses superior drug properties: delivery across the blood-brain barrier, superior stability and improved pharmacokinetics. Phase 1/2.

S7776

Akti-1/2

Akti-1/2 is a highly selective Akt1/Akt2 inhibitor with IC50 of 58 nM/210 nM, respectively, about 36-fold selectivity for Akt1 over Akt3.

S5313

SC66

SC66 is an allosteric inhibitor which displays a dual-inhibitory function toward AKT activity with IC50 values of 0.77, 2.85 and 0.47 μg/ml in HepG2, Huh7 and Hep3B cells after 72 h treatment, respectively.

S4953

Usnic acid

Usnic acid is a furandione found uniquely in lichen that is used widely in cosmetics, deodorants, toothpaste and medicinal creams as well as some herbal products. It exhibits antiviral, antiprotozoal, antiproliferative, anti-inflammatory and analgesic activity. Usnic acid inhibits breast tumor angiogenesis and growth by suppressing VEGFR2-mediated AKT and ERK1/2 signaling pathways.

S8339

Miransertib (ARQ 092) HCl

ARQ 092 is a novel, orally bioavailable and selective AKT pathway inhibitor exhibiting a manageable safety profile among patients with advanced solid tumors.

S7521

Afuresertib (GSK2110183)

Afuresertib (GSK2110183) is a potent, orally bioavailable Akt inhibitor with Ki of 0.08 nM, 2 nM, and 2.6 nM for Akt1, Akt2, and Akt3, respectively. Phase 2.

S9315

Praeruptorin A

Praeruptorin A, a naturally existing pyranocumarin, is isolated from the dried root of Peucedanum praeruptorum Dunn. Praeruptorin A inhibits p38/Akt-c-Fos-NFATc1 signaling and PLCγ-independent Ca2+ oscillation. Praeruptorin A can significantly upregulates multidrug resistance-associated protein 2 expression via the constitutive androstane receptor-mediated pathway in vitro, and this should be taken as an herb-drug interaction.

S3810

Scutellarin

Scutellarin, the major active principal flavonoids extracted from the Chinese herbal medicines Scutellaria baicalensis and Erigeron breviscapus (Vant.) Hand-Mazz, has many pharmacological effects, such as antioxidant, antitumor, antiviral, and antiinflammatory activities. Scutellarin, an active flavone isolated from Scutellaria baicalensis, can down-regulates the STAT3/Girdin/Akt signaling in HCC cells, and inhibits RANKL-mediated MAPK and NF-κB signaling pathway in osteoclasts.

S7563

AT13148

AT13148 is an oral, ATP-competitive, multi-AGC kinase inhibitor with IC50 of 38 nM/402 nM/50 nM, 8 nM, 3 nM, and 6 nM/4 nM for Akt1/2/3, p70S6K, PKA, and ROCKI/II, respectively. Phase 1.

S8132

Deguelin

Deguelin, a natural product isolated from plants in the Mundulea sericea family, is an PI3K/AKT Inhibitor.

Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S6760New

LM22B-10

LM22B-10 is a small molecule TrkB/TrkC neurotrophin receptor co-activator, LM22B-10 selectively activates TrkB, TrkC, AKT and ERK in vivo and in vitro.

S7863

SC79

SC79 is a brain-penetrable Akt phosphorylation activator and an inhibitor of Akt-PH domain translocation.

Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S9514

Rotundic acid

Rotundic acid, a natural compound, exhibit cytotoxic activities toward human hepatocellular carcinoma (HepG2), malignant melanoma (A375), SCLC (NCI-H446), breast cancer (MCF-7), and colon cancer (HT-29) cell lines.RA induces cell cycle arrest, DNA damage, and apoptosis by modulating the AKT/mTOR and MAPK pathways.

Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S9190

Oroxin B

Oroxin B, one of flavonoids isolated from traditional Chinese herbal medicine Oroxylum indicum (L.) Vent, selectively induces tumor-suppressive ER stress in malignant lymphoma cells and has antioxidant activity. Oroxin B significantly inhibits proliferation and induce apoptosis, which may be strongly associated with the inhibiting COX-2/VEGF and PTEN/PI3K/AKT signaling pathway in SMMC-7721 cells, Oroxin B potentially be used as a novel therapeutic agent for liver cancer.COX-2, VEGF, PI3K, and p-AKT expression levels is found to be downregulated, while PTEN was upregulated after Oroxin B treatment.

S2323

Methyl-Hesperidin

Methyl Hesperidin is a flavanone glycoside (flavonoid) (C28H34O15) found abundantly in citrus fruits. Its aglycone form is called hesperetin.

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