Soluble in ethanol (1 mg/ml), DMSO (1 mg/ml), and DMF (1 mg/ml) Insoluble in water
Potent and selective inhibitor of protein kinase C (PKC). Inhibits PKC by interacting with the regulatory DAG binding site and phorbol ester binding site. Inhibition is light dependent. It also inhibits Phospholipase D1 and D2. Also reported to induce apoptotic DNA fragmentation and cell death; kills breast cancer cells.
Research or further manufacturing use only, not for food or drug use.