PASK is a member of the group of nutrient sensing protein kinases. These protein kinases sense the energy or nutrient status of the cell and regulate cellular metabolism appropriately. PAS kinase responds to glucose availability and regulates glucose homeostasis in yeast, mice, and man.
|BioE-1115 is a highly selective and potent PAS kinase (PASK) inhibitor with an IC50 of ~4 nM. BioE-1115 is also a potent casein kinase 2α inhibitor with an IC50 of ~10 μM .