2,3-DCPE hydrochloride

Cat. No. 2137

2,3-DCPE hydrochloride C11H15Cl2NO2.HCl [1009555-55-8]

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Chemical Name: 2-[[3-(2,3-Dichlorophenoxy)propyl]amino]ethanol hydrochloride

Biological Activity

Selectively induces apoptosis and downregulates Bcl-XL protein expression in various human cancer cells versus normal cells in vitro. IC50 values are 0.89 and 12.6 μM for LoVo human colon cancer cell line and normal human fibroblasts respectively. Induces p21 expression and S-phase arrest in cancer cells via ERK-mediated pathways.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water
>99 %
Desiccate at -20°C

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Wu et al (2004) Induction of apoptosis and down-regulation of Bcl-XL in cancer cells by a novel small molecule, 2[[3-(2,3-Dichlorophenoxy)propyl]amino]ethanol. Cancer Res. 64 1110. PMID: 14871845.

Zhu et al (2004) Induction of S-phase arrest and p21 overexpression by a small molecule 2[[3-(2,3-dichlorophenoxy)propyl]amino]ethanol in correlation with activation of ERK. Oncogene 23 4984. PMID: 15122344.

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