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Name
PSN357
Accession Number
DB05044
Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Investigational
Description

PSN357 is a glycogen phosphorylase inhibitor (GPI), which is designed to rapidly lower blood glucose levels by preventing glycogen breakdown to glucose in the liver.

Synonyms
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Categories
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UNII
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CAS number
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Weight
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Chemical Formula
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InChI Key
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InChI
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IUPAC Name
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SMILES
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Pharmacology

Indication

Investigated for use/treatment in diabetes mellitus type 2.

Pharmacodynamics
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Mechanism of action

Psn357 is a novel glycogen phosphorylase inhibitor. It reduces night-time systemic glucose levels by reducing the hepatic glucose output that is thought to play a major role in the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetics.

TargetActionsOrganism
UGlycogen phosphorylase, liver formNot AvailableHumans
Absorption
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Volume of distribution
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Protein binding
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Metabolism
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Route of elimination
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Half life
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Clearance
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Toxicity
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Affected organisms
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Pathways
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Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
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Interactions

Drug Interactions
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Food Interactions
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References

General References
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External Links
PubChem Substance
347909910

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
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Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
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Packagers
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Dosage forms
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Prices
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Patents
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Properties

State
Solid
Experimental Properties
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Predicted Properties
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Predicted ADMET features
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Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
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Spectra
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Taxonomy

Classification
Not classified

Targets

Kind
Protein
Organism
Humans
Pharmacological action
Unknown
General Function
Vitamin binding
Specific Function
Phosphorylase is an important allosteric enzyme in carbohydrate metabolism. Enzymes from different sources differ in their regulatory mechanisms and in their natural substrates. However, all known ...
Gene Name
PYGL
Uniprot ID
P06737
Uniprot Name
Glycogen phosphorylase, liver form
Molecular Weight
97147.82 Da

Drug created on October 21, 2007 16:23 / Updated on December 02, 2019 07:06