HOMEPRODUCTSSERVICESCOMPANYCONTACTFAQResearchDictionaryPharmaMobileSign Up FREE or Login

Identification of Ki23819, a highly potent inhibitor of kinase activity of mutant FLT3 receptor tyrosine kinase.

Abstract
Constitutively active internal tandem duplication (ITD) in the juxtamembrane domain of Fms-like tyrosine kinase 3 (FLT3), a type III receptor tyrosine kinase, is the most common molecular defect associated with acute myeloid leukemia. Its presence confers a poor outcome in patients with acute myeloid leukemia who receive conventional chemotherapy. FLT3-ITD has therefore been considered to be an attractive molecular target for a novel therapeutic modality. We describe here the identification and characterization of Ki23819 as a novel FLT3 inhibitor. Ki23819 suppressed proliferation and induced apoptosis of FLT3-ITD-expressing human leukemia cell lines. The growth-inhibitory effect of Ki23819 on MV4-11 cells was superior to that of SU11248, another FLT3 inhibitor (IC(50)<1 vs 3-10 nM). Ki23819 inhibited the autophosphorylation of FLT3-ITD more efficiently than that of wild-type FLT3. FLT3-ITD-dependent activation of the downstream signaling proteins ERK and STAT5 was also inhibited within similar concentration ranges. Thus, Ki23819 is a potent in vitro inhibitor of FLT3.
AuthorsY Komeno, M Kurokawa, Y Imai, M Takeshita, T Matsumura, K Kubo, T Yoshino, U Nishiyama, T Kuwaki, K Kubo, T Osawa, S Ogawa, S Chiba, A Miwa, H Hirai
JournalLeukemia (Leukemia) Vol. 19 Issue 6 Pg. 930-5 (Jun 2005) ISSN: 0887-6924 [Print] England
PMID15815726 (Publication Type: Journal Article)
Chemical References
  • DNA-Binding Proteins
  • Ki23819
  • Milk Proteins
  • Protein Kinase Inhibitors
  • Proto-Oncogene Proteins
  • Quinolines
  • STAT5 Transcription Factor
  • Trans-Activators
  • Urea
  • FLT3 protein, human
  • Receptor Protein-Tyrosine Kinases
  • fms-Like Tyrosine Kinase 3
  • Extracellular Signal-Regulated MAP Kinases
Topics
  • Acute Disease
  • Apoptosis (drug effects)
  • Cell Division (drug effects)
  • DNA-Binding Proteins (metabolism)
  • Extracellular Signal-Regulated MAP Kinases (metabolism)
  • HL-60 Cells
  • Humans
  • K562 Cells
  • Leukemia, Myeloid (drug therapy, genetics, metabolism)
  • Milk Proteins (metabolism)
  • Mutation
  • Phosphorylation (drug effects)
  • Protein Kinase Inhibitors (chemistry, pharmacology)
  • Proto-Oncogene Proteins (antagonists & inhibitors, genetics, metabolism)
  • Quinolines (chemistry, pharmacology)
  • Receptor Protein-Tyrosine Kinases (antagonists & inhibitors, genetics, metabolism)
  • STAT5 Transcription Factor
  • Trans-Activators (metabolism)
  • Urea (analogs & derivatives, chemistry, pharmacology)
  • fms-Like Tyrosine Kinase 3

Join CureHunter, for free Research Interface BASIC access!

Take advantage of free CureHunter research engine access to explore the best drug and treatment options for any disease. Find out why thousands of doctors, pharma researchers and patient activists around the world use CureHunter every day.
Realize the full power of the drug-disease research network!


Choose Username:
Email:
Password:
Verify Password: