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  • HY-16929
    Latrunculin A
    5+ Cited Publications


    Arp2/3 Complex Cancer
    Latrunculin A (LAT-A), found in the red sea sponge Latrunculia magnifica, is a G-actin polymerization inhibitor. Latrunculin A binds to actin monomers and inhibits polymerization of actin with Kds of 0.1, 0.4, 4.7 μM and 0.19 μM for ATP-actin, ADP-Pi-actin, ADP-actin and G-actin, respectively. Latrunculin A has effective anti-metastatic properties for cancer research. Latrunculin A blocks cell migration.
  • HY-16931
    1 Publications Verification

    Arp2/3 Complex Cancer
    SMIFH2 is a formin specific inhibitor. SMIFH2 inhibits actin polymerization by Formins and affects the actin cytoskeleton.
  • HY-N6772

    Autophagy Cancer
    Cytochalasin E, an epoxide containing Aspergillus-derived fungal metabolite, inhibits angiogenesis and tumor growth. Cytochalasin E is a potent actin depolymerization agent, and it binds and caps the barbed end of actin filaments to prevent actin elongation.
  • HY-N6682
    Cytochalasin D
    Maximum Cited Publications
    30 Publications Verification

    Zygosporin A; NSC 209835

    Arp2/3 Complex Antibiotic YAP Infection
    Cytochalasin D (Zygosporin A) is a potent actin polymerization inhibitor, could be derived from fungus. Cytochalasin D has cell-permeable activity. Cytochalasin D inhibits the G-actin–cofilin interaction by binding to G-actin. Cytochalasin D also inhibits the binding of cofilin to F-actin and decreases the rate of both actin polymerization and depolymerization in living cells. Cytochalasin D can reduce exosome release, in turn reducing the amount of survivin present in the tumour environment. Cytochalasin D induces phosphorylation and cytoplasmic retention of Yap.
  • HY-114657A

    Arp2/3 Complex Cancer Inflammation/Immunology
    Benproperine phosphate is an orally active, potent actin-related protein 2/3 complex subunit 2 (ARPC2) inhibitor. Benproperine phosphate attenuates the actin polymerization rate of action polymerization nucleation by impairing Arp2/3 function. Benproperine phosphate has the potential for a cough suppressant and suppresses cancer cell migration and tumor metastasis.
  • HY-16927
    1 Publications Verification

    Arp2/3 Complex Cancer
    CK-869 is an Actin-Related Protein 2/3 (ARP2/3) complex inhibitor, with an IC50 of 7 μM.
  • HY-128971

    Cathepsin Parasite Infection Neurological Disease
    LHVS is a potent, non-selective, irreversible, cell-permeable cysteine protease and cathepsin inhibitor. LHVS decreases actin ring formation. LHVS inhibits T. gondii invasion with an IC50 of 10 μM.
  • HY-101848

    Fungal Infection
    Latrunculin B, an antimicrobial marine alkaloid, is an actin polymerization inhibitor. Latrunculin B regulates pulmonary vein electrophysiological characteristics and attenuates stretch-induced arrhythmogenesis. Antifungal and antiprotozoal activity.
  • HY-12534
    1 Publications Verification

    Arp2/3 Complex Neurological Disease
    Wiskostatin is a potent and selective inhibitor of neuronal Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome protein (N-WASP)-mediated actin polymerization. Wiskostatin causes a rapid, profound, and irreversible decrease in cellular ATP levels.
  • HY-112362

    Rockout; 3-(4-Pyridinyl)-1H-indole; Rho Kinase Inhibitor III, Rockout

    ROCK Inflammation/Immunology
    3-(4-Pyridyl)indole (Rockout) is a Rho-kinase (ROCK) inhibitor, with an IC50 of 25 μM. 3-(4-Pyridyl)indole can inhibit blebbing and cause dissolution of actin stress fibers in a wound healing assay.
  • HY-15892
    1 Publications Verification


    Arp2/3 Complex Cancer Inflammation/Immunology
    CK-636 is a cell permeable inhibitor of Arp2/3 complex, that could inhibit actin polymerization, with IC50 values of 4 μM, 24 μM and 32 μM for human, fission yeast and bovine, respectively. CK636 blocks cell migration.
  • HY-N6773

    HIV Protease Fungal Infection
    Cytochalasin A is a cell-permeable fungal toxin that is an oxidized derivative of cytochalasin B. Cytochalasin A is an inhibitor of HIV-1 protease (IC50=3 μM) and inhibits actin polymerization and interferes with microtubule assembly by reacting with sulfhydryl groups. Antibiotic and fungicidal activitives.
  • HY-N6744

    Apoptosis Cancer Infection
    Chaetoglobosin A, the active principle within the extract of Penicillium aquamarinium, is a member of the cytochalasan family. Chaetoglobosin A preferentially induces apoptosis. Chaetoglobosin A targets filamentous actin in CLL cells and thereby induces cell-cycle arrest and inhibits membrane ruffling and cell migration.
  • HY-120213

    FAK Src PI3K MMP Apoptosis Cancer
    YH-306 is an antitumor agent. YH-306 suppresses colorectal tumour growth and metastasis via FAK pathway. YH-306 significantly inhibits the migration and invasion of colorectal cancer cells. YH-306 potently suppresses uninhibited proliferation and induces cell apoptosis. YH-306 suppresses the activation of FAK, c-Src, paxillin, and PI3K, Rac1 and the expression of MMP2 and MMP9. YH-306 also inhibita actin-related protein (Arp2/3) complex-mediated actin polymerization.
  • HY-104013

    CDK Apoptosis Cancer
    Aminopurvalanol A is a potent, selective, and cell permeable inhibitor of Cyclins/Cdk complexes. Aminopurvalanol A preferentially targets the G2/M-phase transition inhibiting cancer cell differentiation. Aminopurvalanol A causes the inhibition of sperm fertilizing ability via the inhibition of physiological capacitation-dependent actin polymerization.
  • HY-151189

    ROCK Others
    ROCK-IN-4 is a potent ROCK inhibitor maintaining NO releasing ability. ROCK-IN-4 reversibly depolymerizes F-actin, and suppresses mitochondrial respiration in human trabecular meshwork (HTM) cells. ROCK-IN-4 can be used for glaucoma or ocular hypertension research.
  • HY-121750

    Ras ROCK Cancer
    CCG-222740 is an orally active and selective Rho/myocardin-related transcription factor (MRTF) pathway inhibitor. CCG-222740 is also a potent inhibitor of alpha-smooth muscle actin protein expression. CCG-222740 effectively reduces fibrosis in skin and blocks melanoma metastasis.
  • HY-123572


    Dynamin HIV Integrase Infection Metabolic Disease Inflammation/Immunology
    Bis-T-23 (AG1717), tyrphostin derivative, is an HIV-I integrase inhibitor. Bis-T-23 can promote actin-dependent dynamin oligomerization. Bis-T-23 can be used for the research of HIV and chronic kidney diseases (CKD).
  • HY-152949

    Myosin Neurological Disease
    Myosin V-IN-1 (compound 8) is a potent and selective Myosin V inhibitor, with a Ki of 6 μM. Myosin V-IN-1 shows acute inhibition of myosin V. Myosin V-IN-1 slows the actin-activated myosin V ATPase by specifically inhibiting ADP release from the actomyosin complex.
  • HY-16690
    2 Publications Verification

    N-Benzyl-p-toluenesulfonamide; N-Tosylbenzylamine

    Myosin Others
    BTS (N-Benzyl-p-toluenesulfonamide) is a potent and selective inhibitor of skeletal muscle myosin II subfragment 1 (S1) ATPase activity, with an IC50s of ~5 µM for actin- and Ca 2+-stimulated myosin S1 ATPase. BTS specifically inhibits the contraction of fast skeletal muscle fibers.
  • HY-N6701

    Arp2/3 Complex Cancer
    Dihydrocytochalasin B (H2CB) is a Cytokinesis inhibitor and changes the morphology of the cells, similar to that of cytochalasin B; does not inhibit glucose transport. Dihydrocytochalasin B (H2CB) disrupts the actin structure and inhibits the ability of growth factors to stimulate DNA synthesis, reversibly blocks initiation of DNA synthesis. Dihydrocytochalasin B (H2CB) inhibits active calcium transport and causes a Ca 2+increase in the mucosal scrapings.
  • HY-133987
    AP-1/NF-κB activation inhibitor 1
    1 Publications Verification

    NF-κB Inflammation/Immunology
    AP-1/NF-κB activation inhibitor 1 is a potent AP-1 and NF-κB mediated transcriptional activation inhibitor (IC50=1 μM), without blocking basal transcription driven by the β-actin promoter. AP-1/NF-κB activation inhibitor 1 has a similar inhibitory effect on the production of IL-2 and IL-8 levels in stimulated cells.
  • HY-P1045

    Arp2/3 Complex Others
    187-1, N-WASP inhibitor, a 14-aa cyclic peptide, is an allosteric neural Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome protein (N-WASP) inhibitor. 187-1, N-WASP inhibitor potently inhibits actin assembly induced by phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2) with an IC50 of 2 μM. 187-1, N-WASP inhibitor prevents the activation of Arp2/3 complex by N-WASP by stabilizing the autoinhibited state of the protein.
  • HY-P1045A

    Arp2/3 Complex Others
    187-1, N-WASP inhibitor TFA, a 14-aa cyclic peptide, is an allosteric neural Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome protein (N-WASP) inhibitor. 187-1, N-WASP inhibitor TFA potently inhibits actin assembly induced by phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2) with an IC50 of 2 μM. 187-1, N-WASP inhibitor TFA prevents the activation of Arp2/3 complex by N-WASP by stabilizing the autoinhibited state of the protein.
  • HY-16926
    4 Publications Verification

    Arp2/3 Complex HIV Cancer Infection
    CK-666 is a cell-permeable actin-related protein Arp2/3 complex inhibitor (IC50=12 μM). CK-666 binds to Arp2/3 complex, stabilizes the inactive state of the complex, blocking movement of the Arp2 and Arp3 subunits into the activated filament-like (short pitch) conformation.
  • HY-119374
    BRM/BRG1 ATP Inhibitor-1
    5+ Cited Publications

    Epigenetic Reader Domain Cancer
    BRM/BRG1 ATP Inhibitor-1 (compound 14) is an orally active allosteric dual brahma homolog (BRM)/SWI/SNF related matrix associated actin dependent regulator of chromatin subfamily A member 2 (SMARCA2) and brahma related gene 1 (BRG1)/SMARCA4 ATPase activity inhibitor, both IC50s are below 0.005 µM. BRM/BRG1 ATP Inhibitor-1 has anticancer activity.
  • HY-P5455

    LIM Kinase (LIMK) Others
    S3 Fragment is a biological active peptide. (This peptide contains the unique amino-terminal phosphorylation site of Xenopus ADF/cofilin, the LIM kinase (LIMK) phosphorylation site. LIMK1 is a key regulator of the actin cytoskeleton through its phosphorylation of ADF/cofilin at serine-3 for inactivation. This peptide is a fragment of the S3 peptide containing the serine-3 sequence of ADF/cofilin that has been widely used as an effective competitive inhibitor of LIMK1.)
  • HY-N6727


    Apoptosis PKA NF-κB Bacterial Fungal Antibiotic Cancer Infection Inflammation/Immunology
    Gliotoxin is a secondary metabolite, the most abundant mycotoxin secreted by A. fumigatus, inhibits the phagocytosis of macrophages and the immune functions of other immune cells . Gliotoxin inhibits inducible NF-κB activity by preventing IκB degradation, which consequently induces host-cell apoptosis. Gliotoxin activates PKA and increases intracellular cAMP concentration; modulates actin cytoskeleton rearrangement to facilitate A. fumigatus internalization into lung epithelial cells. Gliotoxin is a potent NOTCH2 transactivation inhibitor, can effectively induce apoptosis of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) cells.
  • HY-N6588


    Akt NF-κB Inflammation/Immunology
    3,4,5-Tricaffeoylquinic acid (3,4,5-triCQA) inhibits tumor necrosis factor-α-stimulated production of inflammatory mediators in keratinocytes via suppression of Akt- and NF-κB-pathways. 3,4,5-Tricaffeoylquinic acid induces cell cycle arrest at G0/G1, actin cytoskeleton organization, chromatin remodeling, neuronal differentiation, and bone morphogenetic protein signaling in human neural stem cells. 3,4,5-Tricaffeoylquinic acid has the potential for the research of aging-associated diseases.