Cat. No. 1638
Chemical Name: (3β)-3-[2-(Diethylamino)ethoxy]androst-5-en-17-one hydrochloride
Biological ActivityInhibitor of cholesterol synthesis and cellular transport, and weak inhibitor of hedgehog (Hh) signaling. Reduces serum sterol levels in rats in vivo.
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Cenedella et al (1980) Concentration-dependent effects of AY-9944 and U18666A on sterol synthesis in brain. Biochem.Pharmacol. 29 2751. PMID: 6159896.
Liscum and Faust (1989) The intracellular transport of low density lipoprotein-derived cholesterol is inhibited in Chinese hamster ovary cells cultured with 3-β-[2-(diethylamino)ethoxy]androst-5-en-17-one. J.Biol.Chem. 264 11796. PMID: 2745416.
Incardona et al (2000) Cyclopamine inhibition of sonic hedgehog signal transduction is not mediated through effects on cholesterol transport. Dev.Biol. 224 440. PMID: 10926779.
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Keywords: U 18666A, supplier, inhibitors, hedgehog, Hh, signaling, inhibits, cholesterol, synthesis, Signalling, Hedgehog, U18666A
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