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Catalog No.S7470 Synonyms: 3-AP
CAS No. 200933-27-3
Triapine (3-AP) is a potent ribonucleotide reductase (RNR) inhibitor with broad spectrum antitumor activity by inhibiting DNA synthesis. Phase 2.
Selleck's Triapine has been cited by 7 publications
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|Description||Triapine (3-AP) is a potent ribonucleotide reductase (RNR) inhibitor with broad spectrum antitumor activity by inhibiting DNA synthesis. Phase 2.|
Triapine potently inhibits the activity of ribonucleotide reductase in both wild-type KB and HU-resistant KB nasopharyngeal carcinoma cells. Triapine shows broad spectrum antitumor activity by inhibiting DNA synthesis in a series of cancer cell lines.  In vitro, Triapine blocks ischemic neurotoxicity and hypoxic toxicity with EC50 of 0.35 μM and 0.75 μM, respectively. Triapine also shows its neuroprotective activity by suppressing cell death induced by neurotoxic agents, including staurosporine, veratridine and glutamate. 
|In vivo||In mice bearing the L1210 leukemia, Triapine (1.25 to 20 mg/kg) is curative for some mice without lethal toxicity. Triapine also inhibits the growth of solid tumors in mice M109 lung carcinoma and human A2780 ovarian carcinoma xenografts. In addition, combination of Triapine with various classes of agents that damage DNA results in synergistic inhibition of the L1210 leukemia.  In a rat model of transient ischemia, Triapine reduces infarct volume by 59% when administered i.c.v. (50 μ per rat) and by 35% when administered i.v. (1 mg/kg). |
Ribonucleotide reductase assay:CDP reductase is assayed using Dowex 1-borate ion-exchange chromatography. The assay mixture contains 0.02 μCi of [14C]CDP (52.9 mCi/mmol), 3 mM dithiothreitol, 6 mM MgCl2, 30 mM HEPES, 5 mM ATP, 0.15 mM unlabeled CDP, and 10 μL of cellular extract in a final volume of 0.02 mL. The incubation time for the reaction is 60 min, during which time the reaction is linear.
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||interventions||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT04234568||Recruiting||Drug: Lutetium Lu 177 Dotatate|Drug: Triapine||Digestive System Neuroendocrine Tumor|Metastatic Well Differentiated Neuroendocrine Neoplasm||National Cancer Institute (NCI)||June 29 2020||Phase 1|
|NCT00293345||Completed||Drug: gemcitabine hydrochloride|Drug: triapine||Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma|Angioimmunoblastic T-cell Lymphoma|Extranodal Marginal Zone B-cell Lymphoma of Mucosa-associated Lymphoid Tissue|Intraocular Lymphoma|Nodal Marginal Zone B-cell Lymphoma|Primary Central Nervous System Hodgkin Lymphoma|Primary Central Nervous System Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma|Recurrent Adult Burkitt Lymphoma|Recurrent Adult Diffuse Large Cell Lymphoma|Recurrent Adult Diffuse Mixed Cell Lymphoma|Recurrent Adult Diffuse Small Cleaved Cell Lymphoma|Recurrent Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma|Recurrent Adult Immunoblastic Large Cell Lymphoma|Recurrent Adult Lymphoblastic Lymphoma|Recurrent Adult T-cell Leukemia/Lymphoma|Recurrent Cutaneous T-cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma|Recurrent Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma|Recurrent Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma|Recurrent Grade 3 Follicular Lymphoma|Recurrent Mantle Cell Lymphoma|Recurrent Marginal Zone Lymphoma|Recurrent Mycosis Fungoides/Sezary Syndrome|Recurrent Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma|Small Intestine Lymphoma|Splenic Marginal Zone Lymphoma|Stage III Adult Burkitt Lymphoma|Stage III Adult Diffuse Large Cell Lymphoma|Stage III Adult Diffuse Mixed Cell Lymphoma|Stage III Adult Diffuse Small Cleaved Cell Lymphoma|Stage III Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma|Stage III Adult Immunoblastic Large Cell Lymphoma|Stage III Adult Lymphoblastic Lymphoma|Stage III Adult T-cell Leukemia/Lymphoma|Stage III Cutaneous T-cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma|Stage III Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma|Stage III Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma|Stage III Grade 3 Follicular Lymphoma|Stage III Mantle Cell Lymphoma|Stage III Marginal Zone Lymphoma|Stage III Mycosis Fungoides/Sezary Syndrome|Stage III Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma|Stage IV Adult Burkitt Lymphoma|Stage IV Adult Diffuse Large Cell Lymphoma|Stage IV Adult Diffuse Mixed Cell Lymphoma|Stage IV Adult Diffuse Small Cleaved Cell Lymphoma|Stage IV Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma|Stage IV Adult Immunoblastic Large Cell Lymphoma|Stage IV Adult Lymphoblastic Lymphoma|Stage IV Adult T-cell Leukemia/Lymphoma|Stage IV Cutaneous T-cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma|Stage IV Grade 1 Follicular Lymphoma|Stage IV Grade 2 Follicular Lymphoma|Stage IV Grade 3 Follicular Lymphoma|Stage IV Mantle Cell Lymphoma|Stage IV Marginal Zone Lymphoma|Stage IV Mycosis Fungoides/Sezary Syndrome|Stage IV Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma|Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor Protocol Specific|Waldenström Macroglobulinemia||National Cancer Institute (NCI)||June 2006||Phase 1|
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