Opaganib

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Opaganib
Opaganib structure.png
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Identifiers
  • 3-(4-chlorophenyl)-N-(pyridin-4-ylmethyl)adamantane-1-carboxamide
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Chemical and physical data
FormulaC23H25ClN2O
Molar mass380.9 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
  • C1C2CC3(CC1CC(C2)(C3)C(=O)NCC4=CC=NC=C4)C5=CC=C(C=C5)Cl
  • InChI=1S/C23H25ClN2O/c24-20-3-1-19(2-4-20)22-10-17-9-18(11-22)13-23(12-17,15-22)21(27)26-14-16-5-7-25-8-6-16/h1-8,17-18H,9-15H2,(H,26,27)
  • Key:CAOTVXGYTWCKQE-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Opaganib (ABC294640) is a drug which acts as an inhibitor of the enzyme sphingosine kinase 2. It is under development as a potential treatment agent for several different kinds of cancer.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Camp ER, Patterson LD, Kester M, Voelkel-Johnson C (September 2017). "Therapeutic implications of bioactive sphingolipids: A focus on colorectal cancer". Cancer Biology & Therapy. 18 (9): 640–650. doi:10.1080/15384047.2017.1345396. PMC 5663409. PMID 28686076.
  2. ^ Lewis CS, Voelkel-Johnson C, Smith CD (2018). "Targeting Sphingosine Kinases for the Treatment of Cancer". Advances in Cancer Research. 140: 295–325. doi:10.1016/bs.acr.2018.04.015. ISBN 9780128142233. PMC 6447312. PMID 30060814.