Cat. No. 4113

Fenofibrate C20H21ClO4 [49562-28-9]

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Chemical Name: 2-[4-(4-Chlorobenzoyl)phenoxy]-2-methylpropanoic acid isopropyl ester

Biological Activity

PPARα agonist; hypolipidemic. Attenuates insulin resistance and increases high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol in db/db mice.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 100 mM in ethanol
>99 %
Store at RT

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Mandard et al (2004) The direct peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor target fasting-induced adipose factor (FIAF/PGAR/ANGPTL4) is present in blood plasma as a truncated protein that is increased by fenofibrate treatment. J.Biol.Chem. 279 34411. PMID: 15190076.

Park et al (2006) PPARα agonist fenofibrate improves diabetic nephropathy in db/db mice. Kidney Int. 69 1511. PMID: 16672921.

Balakumar et al (2011) Pleiotropic actions of fenofibrate on the heart. Pharmacol.Res. 63 8. PMID: 21093591.

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