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CAS No. 1009298-59-2
Vistusertib (AZD2014) is a novel mTOR inhibitor with IC50 of 2.8 nM in a cell-free assay; highly selective against multiple PI3K isoforms (α/β/γ/δ). AZD2014 showed no or weak binding to the majority of kinases when tested at 1 μM. AZD2014 induces proliferation suppression, apoptosis, cell cycle arrest, and autophagy in HCC cells with antitumor activity.
Selleck's Vistusertib (AZD2014) has been cited by 60 publications
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|Description||Vistusertib (AZD2014) is a novel mTOR inhibitor with IC50 of 2.8 nM in a cell-free assay; highly selective against multiple PI3K isoforms (α/β/γ/δ). AZD2014 showed no or weak binding to the majority of kinases when tested at 1 μM. AZD2014 induces proliferation suppression, apoptosis, cell cycle arrest, and autophagy in HCC cells with antitumor activity.|
AZD2014 is a close analogue of AZD8055 and a selective inhibitor of mTOR kinase. AZD2014 has greater inhibitory activity against mTORC1 compared to rapamycin: AZD2014 decreases p4EBP1 Thr37/46, inhibits the translation initiation complex and decreases overall protein synthesis while rapamycin has no effect. AZD2014 also inhibits the mTORC2 biomarkers pAKTSer473 and pNDRG1Thr346. AZD2014 has broad antiproliferative activity across multiple tumour cell lines. In particular, AZD2014 induces growth inhibition and cell death in breast cancer cell lines, including ER+ cell lines with acquired resistance to hormone therapy. 
|In vivo||AZD2014 induces tumour growth inhibition against several xenograft models including a human primary explant model of ER+ breast cancer refractory to tamoxifen. The antitumour activity is associated with modulation of both mTORC1 and mTORC2 substrates. |
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||interventions||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT02780830||Withdrawn||Drug: AZD2014|Drug: Ibrutinib||Core: Relapsed or Refractory Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma|Module 1: Non-GCB Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma||AstraZeneca||June 2016||Phase 1|
|NCT02730923||Recruiting||Drug: AZD2014|Drug: Anastrozole||Endometrial Carcinoma|Metastatic Carcinoma|Hormone Receptor Positive Tumor||Centre Leon Berard||April 2016||Phase 1|Phase 2|
|NCT02619864||Completed||Drug: AZD2014||Glioblastoma Multiforme||Canadian Cancer Trials Group|AstraZeneca||January 13 2016||Phase 1|
|NCT02599714||Active not recruiting||Drug: AZD2014|Drug: Palbociclib|Drug: Fulvestrant||Advanced and Metastatic Breast Cancer||AstraZeneca||December 7 2015||Phase 1|
|NCT02752204||Completed||Drug: AZD 2014|Drug: Rituximab||Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma||University of Birmingham|Bloodwise|AstraZeneca|Cancer Research UK||October 2015||Phase 2|
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I am looking for a i.p. or i.v. formula of AZD2014. Any suggestion?
S2783 AZD2014 can be dissolved in 5% DMSO/30% PEG 300/ddH2O at 5 mg/ml as a clear solution for I.P. use.