ML-324 (1222800-79-4) inhibits JMJD2 histone demethylases. Represses the expression of viral (HCMV and HSV-1) immediate early genes (IC50 ~ 10 μM) and abrogates infection. ML-324 represses the reactivation of HSV from the latent state in sensory neurons1.
1) Liang et al. (2013), Targeting the JMJD2 histone demethylases to epigenetically control herpesvirus infection and reactivation from latency; Sci. Transl. Med., 5 167ra5