- Functional Studies (Func), Cell Culture (CC), Blocking Reagent (BR), Inhibition Assay (InhA)
- A pan-caspase inhibitor
- A synthetic peptide that irreversibly inhibits activity of caspase family proteases and blocks apoptosis. The inhibitor is designed as a methyl ester to facilitate cell permeability. The product can be used for both in vitro and in vivo studies. (CAUTION: If the intended use is on purified or recombinant enzymes, esterase should be added to generate free carboxyl groups).
- Single spot by TLC
- Chemical Name
- Z-VAD-FMK, Z-VAD-fluoromethylketone, Caspase-Family Inhibitor (fluoromethylketone)
- DMSO (20 mM)
InhA 30562-34-6 (4E,6Z,8S,9S,10E,12S,13R,14S,16R)-13-hydroxy-8,14,19-trimethoxy-4,10,12,16-tetramethyl-3,20,22-trioxo-2-azabicyclo[16.3.1] docosa-1(21),4,6,10,18-pentaen-9-yl carbamateGeldanamycin- FITC Inhibitor
InhA 30562-34-6 (4E,6Z,8S,9S,10E,12S,13R,14S,16R)-13-hydroxy-8,14,19-trimethoxy-4,10,12,16-tetramethyl-3,20,22-trioxo-2-azabicyclo[16.3.1] docosa-1(21),4,6,10,18-pentaen-9-yl carbamate
- Application Notes
We recommend using 2-10 µM for inhibiting caspase activity in cell culture.
The optimal doses may vary for different cells and culture conditions.
- For Research Use only
- Solid, Lyophilized
- Handling Advice
- Protect from light and moisture
- -20 °C
- Expiry Date
- 12 months
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- Molecular Weight
- 467.5 g/mol