For research use only. Not for use in humans.
Catalog No.S1087 Synonyms: NSC-746045, IND-71677
Molecular Weight(MW): 292.03
Iniparib (BSI-201) is a PARP1 inhibitor with demonstrated effectiveness in triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC). Phase 3.
Selleck's Iniparib (BSI-201) has been cited by 10 publications
3 Customer Reviews
Immunoblot analysis of PARylation after treatment with various PARP inhibitors.The asterisk indicates a nonspecific band.
Nat Methods 2013 10(10), 981-4. Iniparib (BSI-201) purchased from Selleck.
Representative Western blot analysis and quantification of the mean intensity of the band of IKB phosphorylation (E) and caspase 3 activation (F) in Wt neurons incubated with TWEAK either alone or in combination with the PARP-1 inhibitor BSI-201.
Neuroscience 2010 171, 1256–1264. Iniparib (BSI-201) purchased from Selleck.
Purity & Quality Control
Choose Selective PARP Inhibitors
|Description||Iniparib (BSI-201) is a PARP1 inhibitor with demonstrated effectiveness in triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC). Phase 3.|
BSI-201 is described as a prodrug of 4-iodo-3-nitrosobenzamide, an agent that covalently inhibits PARP1 by binding to its first zinc finger under cell-free conditions. Treatment of 120 μM BSI-201 plus buthionine sulfoximine (BSO) induces a 95% cell death among 855-2 cells, and displays a similar effect in other human cancer cells.  BSI-201 inhibits the growth of E-ras 20 cells, the effect of which can be augmented 4-fold when BOS is added.  Recently BSI-201 shows no ability to inhibit PARP enzymatic or cellular activity, but can non-selectively modify cysteine-containing proteins in tumor cells, suggesting the mechanism of action for BSI-201 is likely not via inhibition of PARP activity.  BSI-201 (100 μM) inhibits ionizing radiation-induced single-strand breaks (SSBs) repair in human lymphoid cell lines based on large endogenous Epstein–Barr virus (EBV) circular episomes assay, resulting in 55% repair by 2 hours, which can be reversed surprisingly by knockdown of PARP1, indicating that the mechanism of inhibition does not involve trapping PARP at SSBs.  BSI-201 is not able to selectively kill homologous recombination (HR)-deficient cells between BRCA2-deficient PEO1 and BRCA2-revertant PEO4, or ATM-deficient GM16666 and ATM-restored GM16667 fibroblasts. BSI-201 is cytotoxic to a variety of cell lines at concentrations above 40 μM reflecting a mechanism independent of PARP. 
-  Mendeleyev J, et al. Biochem Pharmacol, 1995, 50(5), 705-714.
-  Bauer PI, et al. Biochem Pharmacol, 2002, 63(3), 455-462.
-  Liu X, et al. Clin Cancer Res, 2012, 18(2), 510-523.
|In vitro||DMSO||58 mg/mL (198.6 mM)|
|Ethanol||28 mg/mL (95.88 mM)|
* Please note that Selleck tests the solubility of all compounds in-house, and the actual solubility may differ slightly from published values. This is normal and is due to slight batch-to-batch variations.
Calculate the mass, volume or concentration required for a solution. The Selleck molarity calculator is based on the following equation:
Mass (mg) = Concentration (mM) × Volume (mL) × Molecular Weight (g/mol)
*When preparing stock solutions, please always use the batch-specific molecular weight of the product found on the via label and MSDS / COA (available on product pages).
Calculate the dilution required to prepare a stock solution. The Selleck dilution calculator is based on the following equation:
Concentration (start) x Volume (start) = Concentration (final) x Volume (final)
This equation is commonly abbreviated as: C1V1 = C2V2 ( Input Output )
* When preparing stock solutions always use the batch-specific molecular weight of the product found on the vial label and MSDS / COA (available online).
Molecular Weight Calculator
Enter the chemical formula of a compound to calculate its molar mass and elemental composition:
Tip: Chemical formula is case sensitive. C10H16N2O2 c10h16n2o2
Instructions to calculate molar mass (molecular weight) of a chemical compound:
To calculate molar mass of a chemical compound, please enter its chemical formula and click 'Calculate'.
Definitions of molecular mass, molecular weight, molar mass and molar weight:
Molecular mass (molecular weight) is the mass of one molecule of a substance and is expressed in the unified atomic mass units (u). (1 u is equal to 1/12 the mass of one atom of carbon-12)
Molar mass (molar weight) is the mass of one mole of a substance and is expressed in g/mol.
Answers to questions you may have can be found in the inhibitor handling instructions. Topics include how to prepare stock solutions, how to store inhibitors, and issues that need special attention for cell-based assays and animal experiments.
Tel: +1-832-582-8158 Ext:3
If you have any other enquiries, please leave a message.