ERK

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Isoform-specific Inhibitors

ERK Products

New ERK Products
Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S1531

BIX 02189

BIX02189 is a selective inhibitor of MEK5 with IC50 of 1.5 nM, also inhibits ERK5 catalytic activity with IC50 of 59 nM in cell-free assays, and does not inhibit closely related kinases MEK1, MEK2, ERK2, and JNK2.

S7101

SCH772984

SCH772984 is a novel, specific inhibitor of ERK1/2 with IC50 values of 4 nM and 1 nM in cell-free assay, respectively, And show robust efficacy in RAS- or BRAF-mutant cancer cells.

S0911New

Hypaphorine

Hypaphorine which is abundantly found in vaccaria semen, counteracts inflammation via inhibition of ERK or/and NFκB signaling pathways.

S7921

DEL-22379

DEL-22379 is a water-soluble ERK dimerization inhibitor with IC50 of ∼0.5 μM.

S8569New

KO-947

KO-947 is a potent and selective inhibitor of ERK1/2 kinases. KO-947 blocks ERK signaling and proliferation of tumor cells exhibiting dysregulation of MAPK pathway signaling at low nanomolar concentrations.

S1321New

Urolithin B

Urolithin B inhibits NF-κB activity by reducing the phosphorylation and degradation of IκBα. Urolithin B suppresses the phosphorylation of JNK, ERK, and Akt, and enhances the phosphorylation of AMPK. Urolithin B is also a regulator of skeletal muscle mass.

S6920New

SEA0400

SEA0400 is a selective and potent inhibitor of the Na+-Ca2+ exchanger (NCX) that inhibits Na+-dependent Ca2+ uptake in cultured neurons, astrocytes, and microglia with IC50 of 33 nM, 5.0 nM and 8.3 nM, respectively. SEA0400 prevents sodium nitroprusside (SNP) from increasing ERK and p38 MAPK phosphorylation and production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in an extracellular Ca(2+)-dependent manner.

S3242

Loureirin B

Loureirin B (LB, LrB), a flavonoid extracted from Dracaena cochinchinensis, is an inhibitor of PAI-1 with IC50 of 26.10 μM. Loureirin B downregulates p-ERK and p-JNK in TGF-β1-stimulated fibroblasts. Loureirin B promotes insulin secretion mainly through increasing Pdx-1, MafA, intracellular ATP level, inhibiting the KATP current, influx of Ca2+ to the intracellular.

S0949

Cucurbitacin IIb

Cucurbitacin IIb (CuIIb, Dihydrocucurbitacin F, 25-deacetyl hemslecin A) inhibits phosphorylation of STAT3, JNK and Erk1/2, enhances the phosphorylation of IκB and NF-κB, blocks nuclear translocation of NF-κB and decreases mRNA levels of IκBα and TNF-α. Cucurbitacin IIb exhibits anti-inflammatory activity and induces apoptosis. Cucurbitacin IIb is isolated from Hemsleya amabilis.

S7963

TIC10 (ONC201)

TIC10 (ONC201) inactivates Akt and ERK to induce TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL) through Foxo3a, possesses superior drug properties: delivery across the blood-brain barrier, superior stability and improved pharmacokinetics. Phase 1/2.

S8701

MK-8353 (SCH900353)

MK-8353 (SCH900353) is an orally bioavailable, selective, and potent ERK inhibitor that inhibits activated ERK1 and ERK2 in vitro, with IC50 values of 23.0 nM and 8.8 nM, respectively (IMAP kinase assay), and nonactivated ERK2, with an IC50 of 0.5 nM (MEK1-ERK2-coupled assay).

S4884

Trans-Zeatin

Trans-Zeatina ((E)-Zeatin) is the member of the plant growth hormone family known as cytokinins, which regulate cell division, development, and nutrient processing. Trans-Zeatin inhibits UVB-induced MMP-1 expression, c-Jun activation and phosphorylation of ERK, JNK and p38 MAP kinases (MAPKs) dose-dependently.

S8708

AZD0364 (ATG-017)

AZD0364 (ATG-017) is a pre-clinical ERK1/2 inhibitor with an IC50 of 0.6 nM for ERK2.

S0872

ASTX-029

ASTX-029 is an orally bioavailable inhibitor of the extracellular signal-regulated kinases (ERK) 1 and 2, with potential antineoplastic activity. ASTX-029 inhibits ERK-dependent tumor cell proliferation and survival.

S7709

VX-11e

VX-11e (VTX-11e, Vertex-11e) is a potent, selective, and orally bioavailable ERK2 inhibitor with Ki of <2 nM, over 200-fold selective over other kinases tested.

S8801

CC-90003

CC-90003 is an irreversible inhibitor of ERK1/2 with IC50s in the 10-20 nM range and shows good kinase selectivity in a 258-kinase biochemical assay.

S6882

HI-TOPK-032

HI-TOPK-032 is a potent and specific inhibitor of TOPK. HI-TOPK-032 also reduces ERK-RSK phosphorylation, regulates of the abundance of p53, cleaved caspase-7, and cleaved PARP, and induces apoptosis in cancer cells.

S3292

Falcarindiol

Falcarindiol (FAD, (3R,8S)-Falcarindiol, FaDOH) is a natural polyacetylene compound found rich in many plants of the Umbelliferae family. Falcarindiol suppresses LPS-stimulated expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS), tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFα), interleukin-6 (IL-6), and interleukin-1 beta (IL-1β). Falcarindiol attenuates the LPS-induced activation of JNK, ERK, STAT1, and STAT3 signaling molecules.

S8896

BAY-885

BAY-885 is a highly potent and selective ERK5 inhibitor.

S9075

Mulberroside A

Mulberroside A, isolated from the ethanol extract of Morus alba roots, is widely employed as an active ingredient in cosmetic products due to its anti-tyrosinase and anti-oxidant activities. Mulberroside A decreases the expressions of TNF-α, IL-1β and IL-6 and inhibits the activation of NALP3, caspase-1 and NF-κB and the phosphorylation of ERK, JNK and p38.

S9665

Motixafortide (BL-8040)

Motixafortide (BL-8040, BKT140, TF 14016, 4-fluorobenzoyl, 4F-benzoyl-TN14003, T140) is an antagonist of CXCR4 with IC50 of ~1 nM. BL-8040 induces the apoptosis of AML blasts by down-regulating ERK, BCL-2, MCL-1 and cyclin-D1 via altered miR-15a/16-1 expression.

S7334

ERK5-IN-1

ERK5-IN-1 (XMD17-109) is a potent, and selective ERK5 inhibitor with IC50 of 162 nM.

S7525

XMD8-92

XMD8-92 is a potent and selective dual inhibitor of big map kinase (BMK1, ERK5) and bromodomain-containing proteins (BRDs, BET) with Kd of 80 nM and 170 nM for ERK5 and BRD4(1), respectively.

S8534

Temuterkib (LY3214996)

Temuterkib (LY3214996) is a selective and novel ERK1/2 inhibitor with IC50 of 5 nM for both enzymes in biochemical assays. It potently inhibits cellular phospho-RSK1 in BRAF and RAS mutant cancer cell lines.

S7752

Pluripotin (SC1)

Pluripotin (SC1) is a dual inhibitor of extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1 (ERK1, MAPK3) and RasGAP. Maintains embryonic stem cell (ESC) self-renewal. Pluripotin also inhibits RSK1, RSK2, RSK3 and RSK4 with IC50 of 0.5 µM, 2.5 µM, 3.3 µM and 10.0 µM, respectively.

S8831

MRTX-1257

MRTX-1257 is a potent, selective, irreversible, covalent and orally active inhibitor of KRAS G12C with IC50 of 900 pM for KRAS dependent ERK phosphorylation in H358 cells.

S0454

Adjudin

Adjudin (AF-2364), a potent male contraceptive, is a potent blocker of Cl⁻ channels. Adjudin exhibits anti-inflammatory properties by suppression of NF-κB p65 nuclear translocation and DNA binding activity as well as ERK MAPK phosphorylation.

S7524

FR 180204

FR 180204 is an ATP-competitive, selective ERK inhibitor with Ki of 0.31 μM and 0.14 μM for ERK1 And ERK2, respectively. It is 30-fold less potent against the related kinase p38α and failed to inhibit any kinases(MEK1, MKK4, IKKα, PKCα, Src, Syc, and PDGFα) at less than 30 μM.

S6596

AG-126

AG126 is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor which selectively inhibits the phosphorylation of ERK1 (p44) and ERK2 (p42) at 25-50 μM.

S9306

Corynoxeine

Corynoxeine, which could be isolated from Uncaria rhynchophylla, is a useful and prospective compound in the prevention and treatment for vascular diseases. It is a potent ERK1/2 inhibitor of key PDGF-BB-induced VSMC proliferation.

S6786

ERK5-IN-2

ERK5-IN-2 is an orally active, sub-micromolar, selective ERK5 inhibitor with IC50 of 0.82 μM and 3 μM for ERK5 and ERK5 MEF2D, respectively.

S3275

Senkyunolide I

Senkyunolide I (SEI, SENI) is an orally active compound isolated from Ligusticum chuanxiong with analgesic, anti-migraine, neuroprotective, anti-oxidation and anti-apoptosis activities. Senkyunolide I (SEI, SENI) up-regulates the phosphorylation of Erk1/2 and induces Nrf2 nuclear translocation with enhanced HO-1 and NQO1 expressions. Senkyunolide I (SEI, SENI) promotes the ratio of Bcl-2/Bax and inhibits the expressions of cleaved caspase 3 and caspase 9.

S9698

Ezatiostat

Ezatiostat (TER199, TLK199, Telintra), a tripeptide analog of glutathione, is a peptidomimetic inhibitor of Glutathione S-transferase P1-1 (GSTP1-1). Ezatiostat activates c-Jun NH2 terminal kinase (JNK1) and ERK1/ERK2 and induces apoptosis.

S6760

LM22B-10

LM22B-10 is a small molecule TrkB/TrkC neurotrophin receptor co-activator, LM22B-10 selectively activates TrkB, TrkC, AKT and ERK in vivo and in vitro.

S8961

Alobresib (GS-5829)

Alobresib (GS-5829) is a novel BET inhibitor that represents a highly effective therapeutics agent against recurrent/chemotherapy-resistant USC-overexpressing c-Myc. Alobresib (GS-5829) inhibits CLL cell proliferation and induces leukemia cell apoptosis through deregulation of key signaling pathways, such as BLK, AKT, ERK1/2, and MYC. Alobresib (GS-5829) also inhibits NF-κB signaling.

S0881

Mitochonic acid 5

Mitochonic acid 5 (MA-5) reduces mitochondrial apoptosis via upregulation of mitophagy. Mitochonic acid 5 regulates mitophagy via Bnip3 through the MAPK-ERK-Yap signaling pathway. Mitochonic acid 5 modulates mitochondrial ATP synthesis.

S3284

Tracheloside

Tracheloside is a lignan glycoside isolated from seeds of Carthamus tinctorius with anti-estrogenic effects. Tracheloside significantly decreases the activity of alkaline phosphatase (AP) (an estrogen-inducible marker enzyme) with IC50 of 0.31 μg/ml. Tracheloside promotes keratinocyte proliferation through ERK1/2 stimulation.

Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S1531

BIX 02189

BIX02189 is a selective inhibitor of MEK5 with IC50 of 1.5 nM, also inhibits ERK5 catalytic activity with IC50 of 59 nM in cell-free assays, and does not inhibit closely related kinases MEK1, MEK2, ERK2, and JNK2.

S7101

SCH772984

SCH772984 is a novel, specific inhibitor of ERK1/2 with IC50 values of 4 nM and 1 nM in cell-free assay, respectively, And show robust efficacy in RAS- or BRAF-mutant cancer cells.

S0911New

Hypaphorine

Hypaphorine which is abundantly found in vaccaria semen, counteracts inflammation via inhibition of ERK or/and NFκB signaling pathways.

S7921

DEL-22379

DEL-22379 is a water-soluble ERK dimerization inhibitor with IC50 of ∼0.5 μM.

S8569New

KO-947

KO-947 is a potent and selective inhibitor of ERK1/2 kinases. KO-947 blocks ERK signaling and proliferation of tumor cells exhibiting dysregulation of MAPK pathway signaling at low nanomolar concentrations.

S1321New

Urolithin B

Urolithin B inhibits NF-κB activity by reducing the phosphorylation and degradation of IκBα. Urolithin B suppresses the phosphorylation of JNK, ERK, and Akt, and enhances the phosphorylation of AMPK. Urolithin B is also a regulator of skeletal muscle mass.

S6920New

SEA0400

SEA0400 is a selective and potent inhibitor of the Na+-Ca2+ exchanger (NCX) that inhibits Na+-dependent Ca2+ uptake in cultured neurons, astrocytes, and microglia with IC50 of 33 nM, 5.0 nM and 8.3 nM, respectively. SEA0400 prevents sodium nitroprusside (SNP) from increasing ERK and p38 MAPK phosphorylation and production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in an extracellular Ca(2+)-dependent manner.

S3242

Loureirin B

Loureirin B (LB, LrB), a flavonoid extracted from Dracaena cochinchinensis, is an inhibitor of PAI-1 with IC50 of 26.10 μM. Loureirin B downregulates p-ERK and p-JNK in TGF-β1-stimulated fibroblasts. Loureirin B promotes insulin secretion mainly through increasing Pdx-1, MafA, intracellular ATP level, inhibiting the KATP current, influx of Ca2+ to the intracellular.

S0949

Cucurbitacin IIb

Cucurbitacin IIb (CuIIb, Dihydrocucurbitacin F, 25-deacetyl hemslecin A) inhibits phosphorylation of STAT3, JNK and Erk1/2, enhances the phosphorylation of IκB and NF-κB, blocks nuclear translocation of NF-κB and decreases mRNA levels of IκBα and TNF-α. Cucurbitacin IIb exhibits anti-inflammatory activity and induces apoptosis. Cucurbitacin IIb is isolated from Hemsleya amabilis.

S7963

TIC10 (ONC201)

TIC10 (ONC201) inactivates Akt and ERK to induce TNF-related apoptosis-inducing ligand (TRAIL) through Foxo3a, possesses superior drug properties: delivery across the blood-brain barrier, superior stability and improved pharmacokinetics. Phase 1/2.

S8701

MK-8353 (SCH900353)

MK-8353 (SCH900353) is an orally bioavailable, selective, and potent ERK inhibitor that inhibits activated ERK1 and ERK2 in vitro, with IC50 values of 23.0 nM and 8.8 nM, respectively (IMAP kinase assay), and nonactivated ERK2, with an IC50 of 0.5 nM (MEK1-ERK2-coupled assay).

S4884

Trans-Zeatin

Trans-Zeatina ((E)-Zeatin) is the member of the plant growth hormone family known as cytokinins, which regulate cell division, development, and nutrient processing. Trans-Zeatin inhibits UVB-induced MMP-1 expression, c-Jun activation and phosphorylation of ERK, JNK and p38 MAP kinases (MAPKs) dose-dependently.

S8708

AZD0364 (ATG-017)

AZD0364 (ATG-017) is a pre-clinical ERK1/2 inhibitor with an IC50 of 0.6 nM for ERK2.

S0872

ASTX-029

ASTX-029 is an orally bioavailable inhibitor of the extracellular signal-regulated kinases (ERK) 1 and 2, with potential antineoplastic activity. ASTX-029 inhibits ERK-dependent tumor cell proliferation and survival.

S7709

VX-11e

VX-11e (VTX-11e, Vertex-11e) is a potent, selective, and orally bioavailable ERK2 inhibitor with Ki of <2 nM, over 200-fold selective over other kinases tested.

S8801

CC-90003

CC-90003 is an irreversible inhibitor of ERK1/2 with IC50s in the 10-20 nM range and shows good kinase selectivity in a 258-kinase biochemical assay.

S6882

HI-TOPK-032

HI-TOPK-032 is a potent and specific inhibitor of TOPK. HI-TOPK-032 also reduces ERK-RSK phosphorylation, regulates of the abundance of p53, cleaved caspase-7, and cleaved PARP, and induces apoptosis in cancer cells.

S3292

Falcarindiol

Falcarindiol (FAD, (3R,8S)-Falcarindiol, FaDOH) is a natural polyacetylene compound found rich in many plants of the Umbelliferae family. Falcarindiol suppresses LPS-stimulated expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS), tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFα), interleukin-6 (IL-6), and interleukin-1 beta (IL-1β). Falcarindiol attenuates the LPS-induced activation of JNK, ERK, STAT1, and STAT3 signaling molecules.

S8896

BAY-885

BAY-885 is a highly potent and selective ERK5 inhibitor.

S9075

Mulberroside A

Mulberroside A, isolated from the ethanol extract of Morus alba roots, is widely employed as an active ingredient in cosmetic products due to its anti-tyrosinase and anti-oxidant activities. Mulberroside A decreases the expressions of TNF-α, IL-1β and IL-6 and inhibits the activation of NALP3, caspase-1 and NF-κB and the phosphorylation of ERK, JNK and p38.

S9665

Motixafortide (BL-8040)

Motixafortide (BL-8040, BKT140, TF 14016, 4-fluorobenzoyl, 4F-benzoyl-TN14003, T140) is an antagonist of CXCR4 with IC50 of ~1 nM. BL-8040 induces the apoptosis of AML blasts by down-regulating ERK, BCL-2, MCL-1 and cyclin-D1 via altered miR-15a/16-1 expression.

S7334

ERK5-IN-1

ERK5-IN-1 (XMD17-109) is a potent, and selective ERK5 inhibitor with IC50 of 162 nM.

S7525

XMD8-92

XMD8-92 is a potent and selective dual inhibitor of big map kinase (BMK1, ERK5) and bromodomain-containing proteins (BRDs, BET) with Kd of 80 nM and 170 nM for ERK5 and BRD4(1), respectively.

S8534

Temuterkib (LY3214996)

Temuterkib (LY3214996) is a selective and novel ERK1/2 inhibitor with IC50 of 5 nM for both enzymes in biochemical assays. It potently inhibits cellular phospho-RSK1 in BRAF and RAS mutant cancer cell lines.

S7752

Pluripotin (SC1)

Pluripotin (SC1) is a dual inhibitor of extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1 (ERK1, MAPK3) and RasGAP. Maintains embryonic stem cell (ESC) self-renewal. Pluripotin also inhibits RSK1, RSK2, RSK3 and RSK4 with IC50 of 0.5 µM, 2.5 µM, 3.3 µM and 10.0 µM, respectively.

S8831

MRTX-1257

MRTX-1257 is a potent, selective, irreversible, covalent and orally active inhibitor of KRAS G12C with IC50 of 900 pM for KRAS dependent ERK phosphorylation in H358 cells.

S0454

Adjudin

Adjudin (AF-2364), a potent male contraceptive, is a potent blocker of Cl⁻ channels. Adjudin exhibits anti-inflammatory properties by suppression of NF-κB p65 nuclear translocation and DNA binding activity as well as ERK MAPK phosphorylation.

S7524

FR 180204

FR 180204 is an ATP-competitive, selective ERK inhibitor with Ki of 0.31 μM and 0.14 μM for ERK1 And ERK2, respectively. It is 30-fold less potent against the related kinase p38α and failed to inhibit any kinases(MEK1, MKK4, IKKα, PKCα, Src, Syc, and PDGFα) at less than 30 μM.

S6596

AG-126

AG126 is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor which selectively inhibits the phosphorylation of ERK1 (p44) and ERK2 (p42) at 25-50 μM.

S9306

Corynoxeine

Corynoxeine, which could be isolated from Uncaria rhynchophylla, is a useful and prospective compound in the prevention and treatment for vascular diseases. It is a potent ERK1/2 inhibitor of key PDGF-BB-induced VSMC proliferation.

S6786

ERK5-IN-2

ERK5-IN-2 is an orally active, sub-micromolar, selective ERK5 inhibitor with IC50 of 0.82 μM and 3 μM for ERK5 and ERK5 MEF2D, respectively.

Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S3275

Senkyunolide I

Senkyunolide I (SEI, SENI) is an orally active compound isolated from Ligusticum chuanxiong with analgesic, anti-migraine, neuroprotective, anti-oxidation and anti-apoptosis activities. Senkyunolide I (SEI, SENI) up-regulates the phosphorylation of Erk1/2 and induces Nrf2 nuclear translocation with enhanced HO-1 and NQO1 expressions. Senkyunolide I (SEI, SENI) promotes the ratio of Bcl-2/Bax and inhibits the expressions of cleaved caspase 3 and caspase 9.

S9698

Ezatiostat

Ezatiostat (TER199, TLK199, Telintra), a tripeptide analog of glutathione, is a peptidomimetic inhibitor of Glutathione S-transferase P1-1 (GSTP1-1). Ezatiostat activates c-Jun NH2 terminal kinase (JNK1) and ERK1/ERK2 and induces apoptosis.

S6760

LM22B-10

LM22B-10 is a small molecule TrkB/TrkC neurotrophin receptor co-activator, LM22B-10 selectively activates TrkB, TrkC, AKT and ERK in vivo and in vitro.

Catalog No. Information Product Use Citations Product Validations
S8961

Alobresib (GS-5829)

Alobresib (GS-5829) is a novel BET inhibitor that represents a highly effective therapeutics agent against recurrent/chemotherapy-resistant USC-overexpressing c-Myc. Alobresib (GS-5829) inhibits CLL cell proliferation and induces leukemia cell apoptosis through deregulation of key signaling pathways, such as BLK, AKT, ERK1/2, and MYC. Alobresib (GS-5829) also inhibits NF-κB signaling.

S0881

Mitochonic acid 5

Mitochonic acid 5 (MA-5) reduces mitochondrial apoptosis via upregulation of mitophagy. Mitochonic acid 5 regulates mitophagy via Bnip3 through the MAPK-ERK-Yap signaling pathway. Mitochonic acid 5 modulates mitochondrial ATP synthesis.

S3284

Tracheloside

Tracheloside is a lignan glycoside isolated from seeds of Carthamus tinctorius with anti-estrogenic effects. Tracheloside significantly decreases the activity of alkaline phosphatase (AP) (an estrogen-inducible marker enzyme) with IC50 of 0.31 μg/ml. Tracheloside promotes keratinocyte proliferation through ERK1/2 stimulation.