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MedKoo CAT#: 203215

CAS#: 331771-20-1

Description: ZM447439 is a potent and selective inhibitor of aurora-A and -B kinase with putative anti-tumoral activity. ZM induced apoptosis in a concentration- and time-dependent manner.

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ZM447439, purity > 98%, is in stock. Current shipping out time is about 2 weeks after order is received. CoA, QC data and MSDS documents are available in one week after order is received. Delivery time: overnight (USA/Canada); 3-5 days (worldwide). Shipping fee: from $30.00 (USA); from $45.00 (Canada); from $70.00 (international).

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 203215
Name: ZM447439
CAS#: 331771-20-1
Chemical Formula: C29H31N5O4
Exact Mass: 513.2376
Molecular Weight: 513.59
Elemental Analysis: C, 67.82; H, 6.08; N, 13.64; O, 12.46

Synonym: ZM447439; ZM-447439; ZM 447439.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: N-(4-((6-methoxy-7-(3-morpholinopropoxy)quinazolin-4-yl)amino)phenyl)benzamide


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C29H31N5O4/c1-36-26-18-24-25(19-27(26)38-15-5-12-34-13-16-37-17-14-34)30-20-31-28(24)32-22-8-10-23(11-9-22)33-29(35)21-6-3-2-4-7-21/h2-4,6-11,18-20H,5,12-17H2,1H3,(H,33,35)(H,30,31,32)


Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO, not in water

Shelf Life:
>5 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

Harmonized System Code:

Additional Information



 1: Kreis NN, Sanhaji M, Krämer A, Sommer K, Rödel F, Strebhardt K, Yuan J. Restoration of the tumor suppressor p53 by downregulating cyclin B1 in human papillomavirus 16/18-infected cancer cells. Oncogene. 2010 Jul 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 20661218.

2: Lane SI, Chang HY, Jennings PC, Jones KT. The Aurora kinase inhibitor ZM447439 accelerates first meiosis in mouse oocytes by overriding the spindle assembly checkpoint. Reproduction. 2010 Jul 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 20660090.

3: Crispi S, Fagliarone C, Biroccio A, D'Angelo C, Galati R, Sacchi A, Vincenzi B, Baldi A, Verdina A. Antiproliferative effect of Aurora kinase targeting in mesothelioma. Lung Cancer. 2010 Apr 3. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 20371132.

4: Jeong YS, Cho S, Park JS, Ko Y, Kang YK. Phosphorylation of serine-10 of histone H3 shields modified lysine-9 selectively during mitosis. Genes Cells. 2010 Jan 13. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 20070858.

5: Georgieva I, Koychev D, Wang Y, Holstein J, Hopfenmüller W, Zeitz M, Grabowski P. ZM447439, a novel promising aurora kinase inhibitor, provokes antiproliferative and proapoptotic effects alone and in combination with bio- and chemotherapeutic agents in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumor cell lines. Neuroendocrinology. 2010;91(2):121-30. Epub 2009 Nov 14. PubMed PMID: 19923785.

6: Suzuki T, Miyazaki K, Kita K, Ochi T. Trivalent dimethylarsenic compound induces histone H3 phosphorylation and abnormal localization of Aurora B kinase in HepG2 cells. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2009 Dec 15;241(3):275-82. Epub 2009 Aug 28. PubMed PMID: 19716834.

7: Li M, Jung A, Ganswindt U, Marini P, Friedl A, Daniel PT, Lauber K, Jendrossek V, Belka C. Aurora kinase inhibitor ZM447439 induces apoptosis via mitochondrial pathways. Biochem Pharmacol. 2010 Jan 15;79(2):122-9. Epub 2009 Aug 15. PubMed PMID: 19686703.

8: Kaestner P, Stolz A, Bastians H. Determinants for the efficiency of anticancer drugs targeting either Aurora-A or Aurora-B kinases in human colon carcinoma cells. Mol Cancer Ther. 2009 Jul;8(7):2046-56. Epub 2009 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 19584233.

9: Shuda K, Schindler K, Ma J, Schultz RM, Donovan PJ. Aurora kinase B modulates chromosome alignment in mouse oocytes. Mol Reprod Dev. 2009 Nov;76(11):1094-105. PubMed PMID: 19565641.

10: Bekier ME, Fischbach R, Lee J, Taylor WR. Length of mitotic arrest induced by microtubule-stabilizing drugs determines cell death after mitotic exit. Mol Cancer Ther. 2009 Jun;8(6):1646-54. Epub 2009 Jun 9. PubMed PMID: 19509263.