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Catalog No.S2904 Synonyms: PF-736, PF-00477736
CAS No. 952021-60-2
PF-477736 (PF-736, PF-00477736) is a selective, potent and ATP-competitive Chk1 inhibitor with Ki of 0.49 nM in a cell-free assay and also inhibits VEGFR2, Aurora-A, FGFR3, Flt3, Fms (CSF1R), Ret and Yes. It shows ~100-fold selectivity for Chk1 than Chk2. Phase 1.
Selleck's PF-477736 has been cited by 19 publications
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|Description||PF-477736 (PF-736, PF-00477736) is a selective, potent and ATP-competitive Chk1 inhibitor with Ki of 0.49 nM in a cell-free assay and also inhibits VEGFR2, Aurora-A, FGFR3, Flt3, Fms (CSF1R), Ret and Yes. It shows ~100-fold selectivity for Chk1 than Chk2. Phase 1.|
PF-477736 (128 nM) abrogates the camptothecin-induced DNA damage checkpoint in a dose-dependent manner in CA46 and HeLa cells. PF-477736 effectively abrogates the gemcitabine-induced S-phase arrest with a corresponding increase in apoptotic cell populations in HT29 cells. PF-477736 (540 nM) enhances gemcitabine-induced cytotoxicity in a time- and dose-dependent manner in HT29 cells. PF-477736 potentiates the growth-inhibitory activity of a panel of chemotherapeutic agents across a broad spectrum of p53-deficient human cancer cell lines in the MTT assay. Addition of PF-477736 (360 nM) to gemcitabine-arrested cells induces a dramatic increase in the intensity of H2AX phosphorylation, reflecting a greater number of γ-H2AX molecules near sites of DNA damage.  PF-477736 (0.5 nM) selectively blocks p73 and P53 phosphorylation in presence of curcumin in HL-60 cells.  PF-477736 (360 nM) suppresses docetaxel-induced phosphorylation of histone H3 (Ser10) and Cdc25C (Ser216) and potentiates apoptosis in COLO205 cells.  PF-477736 (250 nM) combined with MK-1775 has marked synergistic cytotoxic activity in OVCAR-5 cells. PF-477736 (250 nM) combined with MK-1775 causes accumulation of cells with a DNA content between 2N and 4N in OVCAR-5 cells. PF-477736 (250 nM) combined with MK-1775 causes premature mitosis before the end of DNA replication, with damaged DNA leading to apoptotic cell death in OVCAR-5 cells. 
|In vivo||PF-477736 (4 mg/kg i.v.) results in terminal half-life (T1/2) of 2.9 hours, AUC of 5.72 μg×hr/mL and CLp of 11.8 mL/min/kg in rats. PF-477736 dose-dependently enhances the antitumor activity of a maximum tolerated dose of gemcitabine in the Colo205 xenograft mouse model. PF-477736 (12 mg/kg) induces an increase in the phosphorylation of histone H3 (Ser10) and of phospho-histone H2AX in the Colo205 xenograft mouse model.  PF-477736 (15 mg/kg i.p.) enhances docetaxel induced tumor growth inhibition and tumor growth delay in COLO205 and MDA-MB-231 xenograft models.  PF 477736 (10 mg/kg once daily i.p.) combined with MK-1775 (30 mg/kg twice a day oral) leads to greater tumor growth inhibition in mice bearing OVCAR-5 xenografts. |
Binding assay:The assay is performed in a 96-well plate for 20 minutes at 30℃ in 0.1 mL of assay buffer containing 50 mM TRIS pH 7.5, 0.4 M NaCl, 4 mM PEP, 0.15 mM NADH, 28 units of lactate dehydrogenase/mL, 16 units of pyruvate kinase/mL, 3 mM DTT, 0.125 mM Syntide-2, 0.15 mM ATP and 25 mM magnesium chloride. Assays are initiated with 1 nM of CHK1 kinase domain. The inhibition of CHK1 activity is determined by measuring initial velocities in the presence of varying concentrations of PF-477736. The data is analyzed using Enzyme Kinetic and Excel software and fit to a kinetic model for competitive inhibition to obtain a Ki value. The kinase selectivity of PF-477736 is evaluated by screening the compound at 1 μM or 10 μM against a panel 2 of about 100 protein kinases.
|In vitro||DMSO||6 mg/mL (14.3 mM)|
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2% DMSO+40% PEG 300
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||interventions||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT00437203||Terminated||Drug: PF-00477736|Drug: gemcitabine||Neoplasms||Pfizer||December 2006||Phase 1|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Can you advise the vehicle suggested for S2904: 2% DMSO/40% PEG 300 at 5mg/ml, is it a suspension or clear solution? I wanted to know how to dissolve this compound for an i.p. injection in mice
S2904 can dissolve in 2% DMSO/40% PEG 300 at 5mg/ml as a clear solution. If you are going to use this kind of vehicle, please dissolve the compound in DMSO clearly first, then add PEG300, then water.