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Cat. No. Product Name Target Research Areas
  • HY-79457
    S-Methylisothiourea sulfate

    NO Synthase HSV Infection Inflammation/Immunology
    S-Methylisothiourea sulfate is a potent, selective and competitive inhibitor of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS). S-Methylisothiourea sulfate exerts beneficial effects in rodent models of septic shock.
  • HY-106690
    Centhaquin

    Centhaquine; PMZ-2010

    Others Inflammation/Immunology Cardiovascular Disease
    Centhaquine (Centhaquin; PMZ-2010) is a novel agent has the potential for treatment of  haemorrhagic shock. Centhaquine (Centhaquin; PMZ-2010) can augment cardiac output, reduce systemic vascular resistance in haemorrhagic models.
  • HY-125974
    HM03

    HSP Cancer
    HM03 is a potent and selective HSPA5 (Heat shock 70kDa protein 5, also known as Bip, Grp78) inhibitor. HM03 has anticancer activity.
  • HY-125974A
    HM03 trihydrochloride

    HSP Cancer
    HM03 trihydrochloride is a potent and selective HSPA5 (Heat shock 70kDa protein 5, also known as Bip, Grp78) inhibitor. HM03 trihydrochloride has anticancer activity.
  • HY-W014102
    L-Alanyl-L-glutamine

    Endogenous Metabolite Metabolic Disease Inflammation/Immunology
    L-Alanyl-L-glutamine, a glutamine dipeptide, is benefit for the antioxidant system, attenuating inflammation, and may modulate the heat shock protein (HSP) response in catabolic situations.
  • HY-138454
    MEG hemisulfate

    Mercaptoethylguanidine hemisulfate

    NO Synthase Inflammation/Immunology
    MEG (Mercaptoethylguanidine) hemisulfate is a potent and selective inhibitor of the inducible NO synthase (iNOS), with EC50s of 11.5, 110, and 60 μM for iNOS, ecNOS, and bNOS respectively in tissue homogenates. MEG hemisulfate is also a potent scavenger of peroxynitrite and inhibits peroxynitrite-induced oxidative processes. MEG hemisulfate has a protective effect in many experimental models of inflammation, including ischemia/reperfusion injury, periodontitis, hemorrhagic shock, inflammatory bowel disease, and endotoxic and septic shock.
  • HY-18734
    Carboxy-PTIO

    NO Synthase Metabolic Disease Inflammation/Immunology Cardiovascular Disease
    Carboxy-PTIO is a potent nitric oxide (NO) scavenger that can make a quick reaction with NO to produce NO2. Carboxy-PTIO can prevent hypotension and endotoxic shock through the direct scavenging action against NO in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated rat model.
  • HY-18734A
    Carboxy-PTIO potassium

    NO Synthase Metabolic Disease Inflammation/Immunology Cardiovascular Disease
    Carboxy-PTIO potassium is a potent nitric oxide (NO) scavenger that can make a quick reaction with NO to produce NO2. Carboxy-PTIO potassium can prevent hypotension and endotoxic shock through the direct scavenging action against NO in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated rat model.
  • HY-108486
    Herbimycin A

    Bacterial Antibiotic Infection
    Herbimycin A, an ansamycin antibiotic, acts as a Src family kinase inhibitor. Herbimycin A binds to the SH domain and inhibits the activity of p60 v-src and p210 BCR-ABL Herbimycin A inhibits Hsp90 and impairs recovery from heat shock. Herbimycin A exhibits antiangiogenic activity in endothelial cells in vitro.
  • HY-108295
    Pivagabine

    CXB-722

    GABA Receptor Neurological Disease
    Pivagabine (CXB 722) is a hydrophobic 4-aminobutyric acid derivative with neuromodulatory activity. Pivagabine penetrates the blood-brain barrier in rats. Pivagabine antagonizes the effects of foot shock on both GABAA receptor function and corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) concentrations in rat brain.
  • HY-18669
    ML346

    HSP Cancer
    ML346 is an activator of Hsp70 expression and HSF-1 activity, with an EC50 of 4.6 μM for Hsp70. ML346 restores protein folding in conformational disease models, without significant cytotoxicity or lack of specificity. ML346 induces specific increases in genes and protein effectors of the heat shock response (HSR), including chaperones such as Hsp70, Hsp40, and Hsp27.
  • HY-107599
    AEG3482

    JNK Apoptosis Neurological Disease
    AEG3482 is a potent antiapoptotic compound that inhibits Jun kinase (JNK) activity through induced expression of heat shock protein 70 (HSP70). AEG3482 directly binds HSP90, thereby facilitating HSF1-dependent expression of HSP70 and HSP25.
  • HY-P1208
    PG-931

    Melanocortin Receptor Inflammation/Immunology
    PG-931, an analog of SHU 9119 (HY-P0227), is a potent melanocortin 4 (MC4) receptor (IC50=0.58 nM) agonist and is more selective than for the hMC3R (IC50=55 nM) or the hMC5R (IC50=2.4 nM). PG-931 can reverse haemorrhagic shock and prevent multiple organ damage in vivo.
  • HY-P1208A
    PG-931 TFA

    Melanocortin Receptor Inflammation/Immunology
    PG-931 TFA, an analog of SHU 9119 (HY-P0227), is a potent melanocortin 4 (MC4) receptor (IC50=0.58 nM) agonist and is more selective than for the hMC3R (IC50=55 nM) or the hMC5R(IC50=2.4 nM). PG-931 TFA can reverse haemorrhagic shock and prevent multiple organ damage in vivo.
  • HY-101712
    TRC051384

    HSP Neurological Disease
    TRC051384 is a heat shock protein 70 (HSP70) inducer.
  • HY-100110
    KNK437

    Heat shock Protein Inhibitor I

    HSP Cancer
    KNK437 is a HSP inhibitor, and inhibits the induction of HSP105, HSP70, and HSP40.
  • HY-U00398
    Bimoclomol

    HSP Cardiovascular Disease
    Bimoclomol is a heat shock protein (HSP) coinducer, used for treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
  • HY-B0779
    Teprenone

    Geranylgeranylacetone

    HSP Neurological Disease Cancer
    Teprenone is an anti-ulcer drug, and works as an inducer of heat shock proteins (HSPs).
  • HY-13313
    XL888

    HSP Cancer
    XL888 is a heat shock protein-90 (HSP90) inhibitor, with an IC50 of 24 nM.
  • HY-100872
    KRIBB11

    HSP Apoptosis Cancer
    KRIBB11 is an inhibitor of Heat shock factor 1 (HSF1), with IC50 of 1.2 μM.
  • HY-19121A
    TCV-309 chloride

    Others Cancer
    TCV-309 chloride is a potent and specific platelet activating factor (PAF) antagonist. TCV-309 chloride specifically inhibits PAF-induced aggregation of rabbit and human platelets, and [3H]PAF binding to rabbit platelet microsomes with IC50 values of 33 nM, 58 nM and 27 nM, respectively. TCV-309 chloride has beneficial effects in anaphylactic shock.
  • HY-B0459
    Scopine

    6,7-Epoxytropine

    Adrenergic Receptor Neurological Disease Endocrinology
    Scopine is the metabolite of anisodine, which is a α1-adrenergic receptor agonist and used in the treatment of acute circulatory shock.
  • HY-N0512
    Loganin

    Loganoside

    Apoptosis Cancer
    Loganin, a major iridoid glycoside obtained from Corni fructus, has been shown to have anti-inflammatory and anti-shock effects.
  • HY-B1425
    Ethoxyquin

    HSP Reactive Oxygen Species Cancer
    Ethoxyquin is an antioxidant which has been used in animal feed for many years and also an inhibitor of heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90).
  • HY-15096
    MKT-077

    FJ-776

    HSP Cancer
    MKT-077 is a rhodacyanine dye and also a heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) inhibitor which exhibits significant antitumor activity.
  • HY-12622
    HSP70-IN-1

    HSP Cancer
    HSP70-IN-1 is a heat shock protein (HSP) inhibitor; inhibits the growth of Kasumi-1 cells with an IC50 of 2.3 μM.
  • HY-B0459A
    Scopine hydrochloride

    6,7-Epoxytropine hydrochloride

    Adrenergic Receptor Neurological Disease Endocrinology
    Scopine hydrochloride (6,7-Epoxytropine hydrochloride) is the metabolite of anisodine, which is a α1-adrenergic receptor agonist and used in the treatment of acute circulatory shock.
  • HY-N6850
    Calenduloside E

    HSP Endogenous Metabolite
    Calenduloside E (CE) is a natural pentacyclic triterpenoid saponin extracted from Aralia elata. Calenduloside E (CE) has anti-apoptotic potent by targeting heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90).
  • HY-101026
    CCT251236

    HSP Cancer
    CCT251236 is an orally available pirin ligand from a heat shock transcription factor 1 (hsf1) phenotypic screen with an IC50 of 19 nM for inhibition of HSF1-mediated HSP72 induction.
  • HY-135042
    CAY10614

    Toll-like Receptor (TLR) Neurological Disease
    CAY10614 is a potent TLR4 antagonist. CAY10614 inhibits the lipid A-induced activation of TLR4, with an IC50 of 1.675 μM. CAY10614 can improve survival of mice in lethal endotoxin shock model.
  • HY-N6679A
    10,11-Dehydrocurvularin

    HSP TGF-beta/Smad Cancer Infection
    10,11-Dehydrocurvularin is a prevalent fungal phytotoxin and an antibiotic. 10,11-Dehydrocurvularin is a strong activator of the heat shock response. 10,11-Dehydrocurvularin inhibits TGF-β signalling pathway. Anti-tumorous activity.
  • HY-N0584
    Anisodamine

    6-Hydroxyhyoscyamine

    mAChR Neurological Disease
    Anisodamine (6-Hydroxyhyoscyamine), a belladonna alkaloid, is a non-subtype-selective muscarinic, and also a nicotinic cholinoceptor antagonist. Anisodamine employs in traditional Chinese medicine for many ailments, mainly to improve the microcirculation in states of shock, and also in organophosphate poisoning.
  • HY-106443A
    Arimoclomol maleate

    BRX-220

    HSP Metabolic Disease Inflammation/Immunology Neurological Disease
    Arimoclomol maleate (BRX-220) is a co-inducer of heat shock proteins (HSP). Arimoclomol protects motor neurons by enhancing Hsp expression, thus directly affecting protein aggregation and clearance of misfolded assemblies via the proteasome-ubiquitin system.
  • HY-N1934
    Dihydroberberine

    Potassium Channel HSP Cancer Inflammation/Immunology Cardiovascular Disease
    Dihydroberberine inhibits human ether-a-go-go-related gene (hERG) channels and remarkably reduces heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90) expression and its interaction with hERG. Dihydroberberine has anti-inflammatory, anti-atherosclerotic, hypolipidemic and antitumor activities.
  • HY-15746
    Dobutamine hydrochloride

    Adrenergic Receptor Cardiovascular Disease Endocrinology
    Dobutamine hydrochloride is a synthetic catecholamine that acts on α1-AR, β1-AR, β2-AR (α-1, β-1 andβ-2 adrenoceptors). Dobutamine hydrochloride is a selective β1-AR agonist, relatively weak activity at α1-AR and β2-AR. Dobutamine hydrochloride can increase cardiac output and correct hypoperfusion.
  • HY-106443
    Arimoclomol

    BRX-220 free base

    HSP Metabolic Disease Inflammation/Immunology Neurological Disease
    Arimoclomol (BRX-220 free base) is a co-inducer of heat shock proteins (HSP). Arimoclomol protects motor neurons by enhancing Hsp expression, thus directly affecting protein aggregation and clearance of misfolded assemblies via the proteasome-ubiquitin system.
  • HY-106443B
    Arimoclomol citrate

    BRX-220 citrate

    HSP Metabolic Disease Inflammation/Immunology Neurological Disease
    Arimoclomol citrate (BRX-220 citrate) is a co-inducer of heat shock proteins (HSP). Arimoclomol citrate protects motor neurons by enhancing Hsp expression, thus directly affecting protein aggregation and clearance of misfolded assemblies via the proteasome-ubiquitin system.
  • HY-N1986
    Cucurbitacin D

    HSP Cancer
    Cucurbitacin D is an active component in Cucurbita texana, disrupts interactions between Hsp90 and two co-chaperones, Cdc37 and p23. Cucurbitacin D prevents Hsp90 client (Her2, Raf, Cdk6, pAkt) maturation without induction of the heat shock response. Anti-cancer activity.
  • HY-107553
    Chetomin

    HSP Apoptosis Cancer
    Chetomin, an active component of Chaetomium globosum, is a heat shock protein 90/hypoxia-inducible factor 1 alpha (Hsp90/HIF1α) pathway inhibitor. Chetomin is a potent, nontoxic non-small cell lung cancer cancer stem cells (NSCLC CSC)-targeting molecule.
  • HY-103000
    HSF1A

    HSP Cancer Cardiovascular Disease
    HSF1A is a cell-permeable activator of heat shock transcription factor 1 (HSF1). HSF1A also acts as a specific inhibitor of TRiC/CCT. Chaperonin TCP-1 ring complex (TRiC)/chaperonin containing TCP-1 (CCT) plays a pivotal role in toxin translocation and/or refolding.
  • HY-15205
    Ganetespib

    STA-9090

    HSP Apoptosis Cancer
    Ganetespib (STA-9090) is a heat shock protein 90 (HSP90) inhibitor which exhibits potent cytotoxicity in a wide variety of hematological and solid tumor cell lines. Ganetespib has antiangiogenic effects in colorectal cancer mediated through inhibition of HIF-1α and STAT3.
  • HY-117282
    JG-98

    HSP Apoptosis Cancer
    JG-98, an allosteric heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) inhibitor, which binds tightly to a conserved site on Hsp70 and disrupts the Hsp70-Bag3 interaction. JG-98 shows anti-cancer activities affecting both cancer cells and tumor-associated macrophages.
  • HY-N0293
    Paeoniflorin

    Peoniflorin

    HSP Neurological Disease
    Paeoniflorin (Peoniflorin), a heat shock protein-inducing compound and a pinane monoterpene glycoside with various bioactivities, such as anticancer effects, anti-oxidative stress, antiplatelet aggregation, expansion of blood vessels, reducing blood viscosity and anti-inflammatory activity. paeoniflorin protects PC12 cells from MPP + and acidic damage via autophagic pathway.
  • HY-B0779A
    (5E,9E,13E)-Teprenone

    (5E,9E,13E)-Geranylgeranylacetone

    Others Metabolic Disease
    (5E,9E,13E)-Teprenone ((5E,9E,13E)-Geranylgeranylacetone) is an isomer of Teprenone with antiulcer activity. (5E,9E,13E)-Teprenone induces transcriptional activation of HSP genes that may increase gastric mucosal defense at conditions of stress.
  • HY-12554
    Terlipressin

    Vasopressin Receptor Endocrinology Inflammation/Immunology Cardiovascular Disease
    Terlipressin is a vasopressin analogue with potent vasoactive properties. Terlipressin is a highly selective vasopressin V1 receptor agonist that reduces the splanchnic blood flow and portal pressure and controls acute variceal bleeding. Terlipressin exerts anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative effects. Terlipressin has the potential for hepatorenal syndrome and norepinephrine-resistant septic shock research.
  • HY-12554A
    Terlipressin acetate

    Vasopressin Receptor Endocrinology Inflammation/Immunology Cardiovascular Disease
    Terlipressin acetate is a vasopressin analogue with potent vasoactive properties. Terlipressin acetate is a highly selective vasopressin V1 receptor agonist that reduces the splanchnic blood flow and portal pressure and controls acute variceal bleeding. Terlipressin acetate exerts anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative effects. Terlipressin acetate has the potential for hepatorenal syndrome and norepinephrine-resistant septic shock research.
  • HY-138280
    DTHIB

    HSP Cancer
    DTHIB is a direct and selective heat shock factor 1 (HSF1) inhibitor with a Kd of 160 nM for DTHIB binding to the HSF1 DNA binding domain (DBD). DTHIB inhibits HSF1 cancer gene signature (HSF1 CaSig) and selectively stimulates degradation of nuclear HSF1. DTHIB has potently anticancer activities and can be used for prostate cancer research.
  • HY-114413
    YZ129

    HSP Apoptosis Cancer
    YZ129 is an inhibitor of the HSP90-calcineurin-NFAT pathway against glioblastoma, directly binding to heat shock protein 90 (HSP90) with an IC50 of 820 nM on NFAT nuclear translocation. YZ129-induced GBM cell-cycle arrest at the G2/M phase promotes apoptosis and inhibited tumor cell proliferation and migration.
  • HY-123905
    LIN28 inhibitor LI71

    MicroRNA Cancer
    LIN28 inhibitor LI71 is a potent and cell-permeable LIN28 inhibitor, which abolishes LIN28-mediated oligouridylation with an IC50 of 7 uM. LIN28 inhibitor LI71 directly binds the cold shock domain (CSD) to suppress LIN28’s activity against let-7 in leukemia cells and embryonic stem cells.
  • HY-N6712
    Thiolutin

    Acetopyrrothin

    Bacterial Antibiotic Infection Metabolic Disease
    Thiolutin (Acetopyrrothin) is a disulfide-containing antibiotic and anti-angiogenic compound produced by Streptomyces. Thiolutin inhibits the JAMM metalloproteases Csn5, Associated-molecule-with-the-SH3-Domain-of-STAM (AMSH) and Brcc36. Thiolutin is a potent and selective inhibitor of endothelial cell adhesion accompanied by rapid induction of Heat-shock protein beta-1 (Hsp27) phosphorylation.
  • HY-19356
    Rocaglamide

    Roc-A

    NF-κB HSP Eukaryotic Initiation Factor (eIF) Cancer
    Rocaglamide (Roc-A) is isolated from the genus Aglaia and can be used for coughs, injuries, asthma and inflammatory skin diseases. Rocaglamide is a potent inhibitor of NF-κB activation in T-cells. Rocaglamide is a potent and selective heat shock factor 1 (HSF1) activation inhibitor with an IC50 of ~50 nM. Rocaglamide inhibits the function of the translation initiation factor eIF4A. Rocaglamide also has anticancer properties in leukemia.
  • HY-N7118
    Clindamycin hydrochloride monohydrate

    Bacterial Antibiotic Infection
    Clindamycin hydrochloride monohydrate is an oral protein synthesis inhibitory agent that has the ability to suppress the expression of virulence factors in Staphylococcus aureus at sub-inhibitory concentrations (sub-MICs). Clindamycin hydrochloride monohydrate resistance results from enzymatic methylation of the antibiotic binding site in the 50S ribosomal subunit (23S rRNA). Clindamycin hydrochloride monohydrate decreases the production of Panton-Valentine leucocidin (PVL), toxic-shock-staphylococcal toxin (TSST-1) or alpha-haemolysin (Hla).
  • HY-B1455
    Clindamycin

    Bacterial Antibiotic Infection
    Clindamycin is an oral protein synthesis inhibitory agent that has the ability to suppress the expression of virulence factors in Staphylococcus aureus at sub-inhibitory concentrations (sub-MICs). Clindamycin resistance results from enzymatic methylation of the antibiotic binding site in the 50S ribosomal subunit (23S rRNA). Clindamycin decreases the production of Panton-Valentine leucocidin (PVL), toxic-shock-staphylococcal toxin (TSST-1) or alpha-haemolysin (Hla).
  • HY-P2242A
    RO27-3225 TFA

    Melanocortin Receptor Inflammation/Immunology Neurological Disease
    RO27-3225 TFA is potent and selective melanocortin 4 receptor (MC4R) agonist with an EC50 of 1 nM and 8 nM for MC4R and MC1R, respectively. RO27-3225 TFA shows ~30-fold selectivity for MC4R over MC3R. RO27-3225 TFA has neuroprotective and anti-inflammatory effects.
  • HY-W015445
    SD-169

    p38 MAPK Metabolic Disease
    SD-169 is an orally active ATP-competitive inhibitor of p38α MAPK, with an IC50 of 3.2 nM. SD-169 also weakly inhibits p38β MAPK with an IC50 of 122 nM. SD-169 prevents the development and progression of diabetes by inhibiting T cell infiltration and activation.
  • HY-111303
    CHIC35

    Sirtuin Inflammation/Immunology Neurological Disease
    CHIC35, an analog of EX-527, is a potent and selective inhibitor of SIRT1 (IC50=0.124 µM). CHIC35 shows potential selective inhibition against SIRT1 over SIRT2 (IC50=2.8 µM) or SIRT3 (IC50>100 µM). CHIC35 has anti-inflammatory effects and can be used for CHARGE syndrome research.
  • HY-145102
    NCT-58

    HSP Apoptosis Cancer
    NCT-58 is a potent inhibitor of C-terminal HSP90. NCT-58 does not induce the heat shock response (HSR) due to its targeting of the C-terminal region and elicits anti-tumor activity via the simultaneous downregulation of HER family members as well as inhibition of Akt phosphorylation. NCT-58 kills Trastuzumab-resistant breast cancer stem-like cells. NCT-58 induces apoptosis in HER2-positive breast cancer cells.
  • HY-110133
    JTE-607

    Others Inflammation/Immunology
    JTE-607, a highly selective inflammatory cytokine synthesis inhibitor, protects from endotoxin shock in mice. JTE-607 inhibits inflammatory cytokine production, including TNF-α, IL-1β, IL-6, IL-8 and IL-10, from LPS-stimulated human PBMCs, with IC50s of 11, 5.9, 8.8, 7.3 and 9.1 nM, respectively. Cleavage and Polyadenylation Specificity Factor 3 (CPSF3) is the target of JTE-607.
  • HY-17504A
    Rosuvastatin

    ZD 4522

    HMG-CoA Reductase (HMGCR) Autophagy Potassium Channel Metabolic Disease Cardiovascular Disease
    Rosuvastatin (ZD 4522) is a competitive HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor with an IC50 of 11 nM. Rosuvastatin potently blocks human ether-a-go-go related gene (hERG) current with an IC50 of 195 nM, delayed cardiac repolarization, and thereby prolonged action potential durations (APDs) and corrected QT interval (QTc) intervals. Rosuvastatin reduces the expression of the mature hERG and the interaction of heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) with the hERG protein. Rosuvastatin is very effective in lowering low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, triglycerides, and C-reactive protein levels.
  • HY-17504
    Rosuvastatin Calcium

    Rosuvastatin hemicalcium; ZD 4522 Calcium

    HMG-CoA Reductase (HMGCR) Autophagy Potassium Channel Metabolic Disease Cardiovascular Disease
    Rosuvastatin Calcium (Rosuvastatin hemicalcium) is a competitive HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor with an IC50 of 11 nM. Rosuvastatin Calcium potently blocks human ether-a-go-go related gene (hERG) current with an IC50 of 195 nM, delayed cardiac repolarization, and thereby prolonged action potential durations (APDs) and corrected QT interval (QTc) intervals. Rosuvastatin Calcium reduces the expression of the mature hERG and the interaction of heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) with the hERG protein. Rosuvastatin Calcium is very effective in lowering low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, triglycerides, and C-reactive protein levels.
  • HY-17504C
    (3R,5R)-Rosuvastatin

    HMG-CoA Reductase (HMGCR) Potassium Channel Autophagy Metabolic Disease Cardiovascular Disease
    (3R,5R)-Rosuvastatin is the (3R,5R)-enantiomer of Rosuvastatin. Rosuvastatin is a competitive HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor with an IC50 of 11 nM. Rosuvastatin potently blocks human ether-a-go-go related gene (hERG) current with an IC50 of 195 nM. Rosuvastatin reduces the expression of the mature hERG and the interaction of heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) with the hERG protein. Rosuvastatin is very effective in lowering low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, triglycerides, and C-reactive protein levels.
  • HY-17504D
    (3S,5R)-Rosuvastatin

    HMG-CoA Reductase (HMGCR) Potassium Channel Autophagy Metabolic Disease Cardiovascular Disease
    (3S,5R)-Rosuvastatin is the (3S,5R)-enantiomer of Rosuvastatin. Rosuvastatin is a competitive HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor with an IC50 of 11 nM. Rosuvastatin potently blocks human ether-a-go-go related gene (hERG) current with an IC50 of 195 nM. Rosuvastatin reduces the expression of the mature hERG and the interaction of heat shock protein 70 (Hsp70) with the hERG protein. Rosuvastatin is very effective in lowering low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, triglycerides, and C-reactive protein levels.