Staurosporin Mechanism

Andrea LeBlanc mdal at
Fri Jun 14 05:38:53 EST 1996

In article <Dsu62D.Fru at>, Tim Wachtmann <wachtt at> wrote:

> Can anyone help me with the mechanism of action of staurosporin?
> Thanks, Tim.

Staurosporin is a protein kinase inhibitor which acts on protein kinase C
and a number of other kinases. It is often used to show the specificity of
protein kinase C activation by phorbol esters.
I hope this helps,

Andrea LeBlanc

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