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Catalog No.S1401 Synonyms: GS-1278
CAS No. 147127-20-6
Tenofovir (GS-1278) blocks reverse transcriptase and hepatitis B virus infections.
Selleck's Tenofovir has been cited by 19 publications
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|Description||Tenofovir (GS-1278) blocks reverse transcriptase and hepatitis B virus infections.|
|Features||Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate is the prodrug form of tenofovir.|
Tenofovir reduces the viral cytopathic effect of HIV-1(IIIB), HIV-2(ROD) and HIV(EHO) with EC50 of 1.15 μg/mL, 1.12 μg/mL and 1.05 μg/mL in MT-4 cells. Tenofovir also reduces the viral cytopathic effect of SIV(mac251) , SIV(B670) ,SHIV(89.6) and SHIV(RTSHIV).  Tenofovir is uniquely active against multinucleoside-resistant HIV expressing the Q151M mutation, but shows reduced susceptibility to the T69S insertion mutations.  Tenofovir inhibits hepatitis B virus (HBV) activity in HepG2 2.2.15, HepAD38 and HepAD79 cells.  Tenofovir (4 μM) completely inhibits the growth of HIVIIIB in MT-2 cells. Tenofovir inhibits synthesis of negative strand strong-stop DNA with IC50 of 9 µM for wild-type RT, 6 µM for M184V RT and 50 µM for K65R RT. 
|In vivo||Tenofovir (30 mg/kg) completely prevents SIV infection in all macaques without toxicity. Tenofovir treatment reduces plasma viral RNA levels to undetectable, with parallel decreases in the infectivity of plasma and infectious cells in peripheral blood mononuclear cells and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and stabilization of CD4+ T-cell numbers. Tenofovir (30 mg/kg, s.c.) completely abrogates HIV infection via intravaginal exposure in pig-tailed macaques. |
-  Witvrouw M, et al. Antivir Ther, 2004, 9(1), 57-65.
-  Miller MD, et al. Nucleosides Nucleotides Nucleic Acids, 2001, 20(4-7), 1025-1028.
-  Ying C, et al. J Viral Hepat, 2000, 7(2), 161-165.
|In vitro||DMSO||4 mg/mL warmed (13.92 mM)|
|Water||2 mg/mL (6.96 mM)|
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||interventions||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT04195776||Not yet recruiting||Drug: Tenofovir Douche||HIV/AIDS|HIV Prevention||Johns Hopkins University|National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)|CONRAD||June 1 2021||Phase 1|
|NCT04686279||Not yet recruiting||Drug: Tenofovir Douche||HIV/AIDS|HIV Prevention||University of Pennsylvania|University of North Carolina Chapel Hill|Emory University|Johns Hopkins University|Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)||April 1 2021||Phase 1|
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