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CAS No. 321674-73-1
BIBR 1532 is a potent, selective, non-competitive telomerase inhibitor with IC50 of 100 nM in a cell-free assay. No inhibition of DNA and RNA polymerases, including HIV reverse transcriptase are observed at concentrations vastly exceeding the IC50 for telomerase. BIBR 1532 induces apoptosis in cancer cells.
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(E, F)The cells were not treated or treated with BIBR1532 before wounds were made. Relative ratio of wound closure per field was shown. (G, H) KrasG12D and KrasG12V-induced migration ability of lung cancer cells was inhibited by BIBR1532 in Transwell invasion assay. Numbers of invasive cells in 10 fields were counted. Magnification: ×200. Representative pictures were shown. Values were the mean of 3 determinations ± SEM (one-way ANOVA, *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01).
Oncotarget, 2017, 8(1):179-190. BIBR 1532 purchased from Selleck.
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|Description||BIBR 1532 is a potent, selective, non-competitive telomerase inhibitor with IC50 of 100 nM in a cell-free assay. No inhibition of DNA and RNA polymerases, including HIV reverse transcriptase are observed at concentrations vastly exceeding the IC50 for telomerase. BIBR 1532 induces apoptosis in cancer cells.|
BIBR 1532 exhibits an non-competitive inhibitory effect on telomerase activity.  In JVM13 leukemia cell line, BIBR 1532 shows an antiproliferative effect in a dose-dependent range with IC50 of 52 μM, and similar results are also observed in other leukemia cell lines including Nalm-1, HL-60, and Jurkat. In addition, BIBR 1532 results in a direct antiproliferative effect on acute myeloid leukemia (AML) with IC50 of 56 μM without affecting the proliferative capacity of normal hematopoietic progenitor cells.  BIBR 1532 (2.5 μM) reduces colony-forming ability, and induces telomere length shortening as well as chemotherapeutic sensitization by inhibiting telomerase activity in MCF-7/WT and melphalan-resistant MCF-7/MlnR cell lines.  In T-cell prolymphocytic leukemia (T-PLL), BIBR 1532 shows selective cytotoxic effects in a dose-dependent manner and BIBR 1532-treated cells also demonstrates nuclear condensation and formation of apoptotic bodies morphologically compatible with apoptosis.  A recent study shows that combination treatment of BIBR 1532 and chemotherapeutic agents carboplatin results in a potential synergy for eliminateing ovarian cancer spheroid-forming cells in ES2, SKOV3, and TOV112D cell lines. 
Conventional Telomerase Assay :For the direct telomerase assay with the endogenous telomerase, 10 μL of telomerase-enriched extract is mixed with different concentrations of BIBR1532 in a final volume of 20 μL. After 15-minute preincubation on ice, 20 μL of the reaction mixture is added, and the reaction is initiated by transferring the tubes to 37 °C. The final concentrations in the reaction mixture are 25 mM Tris-Cl (pH 8.3), 1 mM MgCl2, 1 mM EGTA, 1 mM dATP, 1 mM dTTP, 6.3 μM cold dGTP, 15 μCi [α-32P]dGTP (3000 Ci/mmol; NEN), 1.25 mM spermidine, 10 units of RNasin, 5 mM 2-mercaptoethanol, and 2.5 μM TS-primer (5
|In vitro||DMSO||66 mg/mL (199.17 mM)|
|Ethanol||3 mg/mL (9.05 mM)|
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5% DMSO+corn oil
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Does BIBR1532 diffuse through the plasma membrane and nuclear membrane?
BIBR1532 is a cell permeable molecule.