A convenient set of two small molecule modulators for enhancing neuronal transdifferentiation. The two products are: SB-431542 (Cat #S0098-93), CHIR99021.
SB-431542 (Cat #S0098-93): TGF-b1 receptor ALK5 inhibitor (1x1mg)
CHIR99021: GSK-3b inhibitor (1x1mg)
SB-431542 and CHIR99021 are soluble in DMSO (~20mg/ml) or Ethanol (~2mg/ml) and DMSO (~46.5mg/ml) respectively.
Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at -20 degrees C. Stable for 12 months at -20 degrees C. Reconstitute with DMSO or ethanol. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20 degrees C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.