Suramin . hexasodium salt
100 CHF CHF 100.00
AG-CR1-3575-M05050 mgCHF 100.00
Research Use Only (RUO). NOT ALLOWED FOR USE IN HUMANS.
|Synonyms||Germanin; NSC 34936; SK 24728|
C51H34N6O23S6 . 6Na
|MW||1291.2 . 137.9|
|Merck Index||14: 9006|
|Purity Chemicals||≥98% (Pharmaceutical Grade).|
|Appearance||White to off-white powder.|
|Solubility||Soluble in water or DMSO. Sparingly soluble in ethanol.|
|Other Product Data||
Water Content (by Karl Fischer): ≤15%
|Shipping and Handling|
|Short Term Storage||+4°C|
|Long Term Storage||+4°C|
|Handling Advice||Keep cool and dry.|
|Use/Stability||Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at +4°C.|
|Product Specification Sheet|
- Potent ATPase inhibitor .
- Potent competitive inhibitor of reverse transcriptase. Shows anti-HIV activity [2, 3].
- Anticancer compound [4, 5, 15].
- Protein kinase C (PKC) inhibitor .
- Potent inhibitor of melanoma heparanase and tumor cell metastasis .
- Non-specific growth factors inhibitor (including PDGF, EGF, aFGF and bFGF) [7, 16].
- TGF-β1 inhibitor .
- Topoisomerase I and II inhibitor .
- Interleukin-1 (IL-1) inhibitor .
- Interleukin-4 (IL-4) inhibitor .
- G protein inhibitor .
- P2X and P2Y purinergic receptor antagonist .
- Antiangiogenic. Potent VEGF inhibitor [14, 15].
- Telomerase inhibitor .
- Shows adjuvant properties .
- Regulates ryanodine receptor .
- Direct adenylyl cyclase inhibitor .
- Protein synthesis inhibitor .
- SIRT1 (sirtuin 1) and SIRT5 (sirtuin 5) inhibitor [22, 23].
- Immunosuppressive .
- Antifibrotic agent .
- Antiparasitic. Antiprotozoal. Athelmintic .
- Cullin-RING E3 ubiquitin ligase inhibitor .
- Inhibitor of the STING pathway via the inhibition of cGAMP synthase (cGAS) enzymatic activity.
- Inhibits SARS-CoV-2 infection in cell culture by blocking early steps (binding/fusion) of the replication cycle. Potentially binds and inhibits nsp12 of SARS-CoV-2, binding to motifs harbouring the RNA-dependent RNA polymerases (RdRps) activity.
- Suramin: a potent ATPase inhibitor which acts on the inside surface of the sodium pump: P.A. Fortes, et al.; Biochim. Biophys. Acta 318, 262 (1973)
- Suramin: a potent inhibitor of the reverse transcriptase of RNA tumor viruses: E. De Clerq; Cancer Lett. 8, 9 (1979)
- Suramin protection of T cells in vitro against infectivity and cytopathic effect of HTLV-III: H. Mitsuya, et al.; Science 226, 172 (1984)
- Suramin, an anti-cancer drug, inhibits protein kinase C and induces differentiation in neuroblastoma cell clone NB2A: C.E. Hensey, et al.; FEBS Lett. 258, 156 (1989)
- Suramin: prototype of a new generation of antitumor compounds: R.V. La Rocca, et al.; Cancer Cells 2, 106 (1990) (Review)
- Suramin. A potent inhibitor of melanoma heparanase and invasion: M. Nakajima, et al.; J. Biol. Chem. 266, 9661 (1991)
- Nature of the interaction of growth factors with suramin: C.R. Middaugh, et al.; Biochemistry 31, 9016 (1992)
- The antiproliferative effect of suramin on the cancer cell line SW-13 is mediated by the inhibition of transforming growth factor beta 1 (TGF-beta 1): R. Danesi, et al.; Pharmacol. Res. 25, 17 (1992)
- Suramin inhibits DNA damage in human prostate cancer cells treated with topoisomerase inhibitors in vitro: H. Yamazaki, et al.; Prostate 23, 25 (1993)
- Suramin blocks the binding of interleukin-1 to its receptor and neutralizes IL-1 biological activities: G. Strassmann, et al.; Int. J. Immunopharmacol. 16, 931 (1994)
- Suramin blocks binding of interleukin-4 to its receptors on human tumor cells and interleukin-4-induced mitogenic response: P. Leland, et al.; Oncol. Res. 7, 227 (1995)
- Suramin analogues as subtype-selective G protein inhibitors: M. Freissmuth, et al.; Mol. Pharmacol. 49, 602 (1996)
- PPADS and suramin as antagonists at cloned P2Y- and P2U-purinoceptors: S.J. Charlton, et al.; Br. J. Pharmacol. 118, 704 (1996)
- Suramin is a potent inhibitor of vascular endothelial growth factor. A contribution to the molecular basis of its antiangiogenic action: J. Waltenberger, et al.; J. Mol. Cell Cardiol. 28, 1523 (1996)
- Antiangiogenic and antiproliferative activity of suramin analogues: A.R. Gagliardi, et al.; Cancer Chemother. Pharmacol. 41, 117 (1998)
- Suppression of myocardial inflammation using suramin, a growth factor blocker: T. Shiono, et al.; Circ. J. 66, 385 (2002)
- Suramin suppresses growth, alkaline-phosphatase and telomerase activity of human osteosarcoma cells in vitro: K. Trieb & H. Blahovec; Int. J. Biochem. Cell Biol. 35, 1066 (2003)
- Suramin has adjuvant properties and promotes expansion of antigen-specific Th1 and Th2 cells in vivo: M. Denkinger, et al.; Int. Immunopharmacol. 4, 15 (2004)
- Functional regulation of the cardiac ryanodine receptor by suramin and calmodulin involves multiple binding sites: A.P. Hill, et al; Mol. Pharmacol. 65, 1258 (2004)
- Modulation of adenylyl cyclase activity in young and adult rat brain cortex. Identification of suramin as a direct inhibitor of adenylyl cyclase: J. Stöhr, et al.; J. Cell Mol. Med. 9, 940 (2005)
- Inhibition by suramin of protein synthesis in vitro. Ribosomes as the target of the drug: M. Brigotti, et al.; Biochimie 88, 497 (2006)
- Structure-activity studies on suramin analogues as inhibitors of NAD+-dependent histone deacetylases (sirtuins): J. Trapp, et al.; ChemMedChem 2, 1419 (2007)
- Structural basis of inhibition of the human NAD+-dependent deacetylase SIRT5 by suramin: A. Schuetz, et al.; Structure 15, 377 (2007)
- Suramin inhibits the CD40-CD154 costimulatory interaction: a possible mechanism for immunosuppressive effects: E. Margolles-Clark, et al.; Biochem. Pharmacol. 77, 1236 (2009)
- Tissue protective and anti-fibrotic actions of suramin: new uses of an old drug: N. Liu & S. Zhuang; Curr. Clin. Pharmacol. 6, 137 (2011) (Review)
- The trypanocidal drug suramin and other trypan blue mimetics are inhibitors of pyruvate kinases and bind to the adenosine site: H.P. Morgan, et al.; J. Biol. Chem. 286, 31232 (2011)
- Suramin inhibits cullin-RING E3 ubiquitin ligases: K. Wu, et al.; PNAS 113, E2011 (2016)
- Suramin potently inhibits cGAMP synthase, cGAS, in THP1 cells to modulate IFN-β levels: M. Wang, et al.; Future Med. Chem. 10, 1301 (2018)
- Suramin inhibits SARS-CoV-2 infection in cell culture by interfering 2 with early steps of the replication cycle: C. Salgado, et al.; Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 64, e00900 (2020)
- Suramin, Penciclovir and Anidulafungin bind nsp12, which governs the RNA-dependent-RNA polymerase activity of SARS-CoV-2, with higher interaction energy than Remdesivir, indicating potential in the treatment of Covid-19 infection: S.K. Dey, et al.; (OSF Preprints) (2020)