alexa Simultaneous determination of taxol and its metabolites in microsomal samples by a simple thin-layer chromatography radioactivity assay--inhibitory effect of NK-104, a new inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase.
Bioinformatics & Systems Biology

Bioinformatics & Systems Biology

Journal of Proteomics & Bioinformatics

Author(s): Fujino H, Yamada I, Shimada S, Yoneda M

Abstract Share this page

Abstract The inhibitory effect of NK-104, a potent inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase, on taxol metabolism was examined using radio-TLC. This method is described for in vitro measurement of taxol metabolites as an alternative to the commonly used HPLC assay. After incubation of 14C-taxol with human liver microsomes, the supernatants were developed using a solvent system consisting of toluene-acetone-formic acid (60:39:1, v/v) and quantified with a bioimaging analyzer. The described method provides a valuable tool for the simultaneous determination of unchanged taxol and its major metabolites. There was no inhibitory effect of NK-104 on CYP-mediated metabolism of taxol in human liver microsomes.
This article was published in J Chromatogr B Biomed Sci Appl and referenced in Journal of Proteomics & Bioinformatics

Relevant Expert PPTs

Relevant Speaker PPTs

Recommended Conferences

  • 9th International Conference on Bioinformatics
    October 23-24, 2017 Paris, France
  • 9th International Conference and Expo on Proteomics
    October 23-25, 2017 Paris, France

Relevant Topics

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords