Caffeic Acid Phenethyl Ester
Catalog No.S7414 Synonyms: CAPE, Phenylethyl Caffeate
Molecular Weight(MW): 284.31
Caffeic acid phenethyl ester is a potent and specific inhibitor of NF-κB activation, and also displays antioxidant, immunomodulatory and antiinflammatory activities.
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The protein expression alteration of p-NF-κB, NF-κB, PD-L1 in NP-69-LMP1 or NP-69 cell lines treated with 0, 0.5, and 1.0 μM Caffeic Acid Phenethyl Ester (CAPE) for 72 hours. β-actin was used to verify equal loading.
Oncotarget, 2014, 5(23): 12189-202 . Caffeic Acid Phenethyl Ester purchased from Selleck.
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|Description||Caffeic acid phenethyl ester is a potent and specific inhibitor of NF-κB activation, and also displays antioxidant, immunomodulatory and antiinflammatory activities.|
Caffeic acid phenethyl ester blocks NF-κB activation induced by phorbol ester, ceramide, okadaic acid, and hydrogen peroxide by preventing the translocation of the p65 subunit of NF-κB to the nucleus.  In a series of tumor cell lines, Caffeic acid phenethyl ester shows promising antiproliferative activity with EC50 of 1.76, 3.16, 13.7, and 44.0 μM against murine colon 26-L5, murine B16-BL6 melanoma, human HT-1080 fibrosarcoma and human lung A549 adenocarcinoma cell lines, respectively.  Caffeic acid phenethyl ester, as a potent antioxidant, exerts its anti-apoptotic effect in cerebellar granule cells by blocking ROS formation and inhibiting caspase activity.  Moreover, Caffeic acid phenethyl ester attenuates the pro-inflammatory phenotype of LPS-stimulated HSCs, and LPS-induced sensitization of HSCs to fibrogenic cytokines by inhibiting NF-κB signaling. 
|In vivo||In vivo, Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (10 mg/kg, i.p.) inhibits the growth and angiogenesis of primary tumors in C57BL/6 and BALB/c mice inoculated with Lewis lung carcinoma, colon carcinoma, and melanoma cells.  Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (5, 10, 20 mg/kg) also shows immunomodulatory effects in vivo by decreasing thymus weight and/or cellularity of thymus and spleen. |
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|In vitro||DMSO||57 mg/mL (200.48 mM)|
|Ethanol||57 mg/mL (200.48 mM)|
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|Synonyms||CAPE, Phenylethyl Caffeate|
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||interventions||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT04031872||Not yet recruiting||Drug: LY3200882||Colorectal Cancer Metastatic||The Netherlands Cancer Institute|Vall d''Hebron Institute of Oncology|Agendia|European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer - EORTC|Azienda Ospedaliera Niguarda Cà Granda|Fundación para la Investigación del Hospital Clínico de Valencia|University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli|University of Turin Italy|Eli Lilly and Company|Catalan Institute of Health|Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven||February 2020||Phase 1|Phase 2|
|NCT03749863||Not yet recruiting||Procedure: Serial PRP injections||Presbylarynx|Atrophy; Larynx|Dysphonia|Vocal Cord Atrophy|Presbylarynges||University of Southern California||November 1 2019||Not Applicable|
|NCT03790956||Not yet recruiting||Procedure: Silk Microparticle Filler Injection||Vocal Cord Paralysis Unilateral|Dysphonia|Dysphagia Oropharyngeal||University of Southern California|Sofregen Medical Inc.||October 1 2019||Not Applicable|
|NCT04088955||Recruiting||Other: DigiMeds||Colon Cancer|Breast Cancer|Rectal Cancer||Proteus Digital Health Inc.||September 2019||--|
|NCT04028674||Not yet recruiting||Device: Laryngeal Pacing Device|Drug: Botulinum toxin type A||Bilateral Vocal Fold Paralysis (BVFP)||Vanderbilt University Medical Center|National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)||September 2019||Early Phase 1|
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