Cat. No. 0760
Chemical Name: 4-[(5,6,7,8-Tetrahydro-5,5,8,8-tetr
Biological ActivityAn analog of retinoic acid that acts as a selective RARα agonist (EC50 values are 0.3, 8.6 and 13 nM for RARα, RARβ and RARγ respectively). Significantly induces IL-4, IL-5 and IL-13 and inhibits IL-12 and IFNγ synthesis, and induces cell differentiation with over 7 times the activity of retinoic acid in vitro.
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Wang et al (2011) Rapid and efficient reprogramming of somatic cells to induced pluripotent stem cells by retinoic acid receptor gamma and liver receptor homolog 1. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 108 18283. PMID: 21990348.
Charton et al (2009) Novel non-carboxylic acid retinoids: 1,2,4-oxadiazol-5-one derivatives. Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett. 19 489. PMID: 19058965.
Dawson et al (2008) The retinoic acid receptor-α mediates human T-cell activation and Th2 cytokine and chemokine production. BMC Immunol. 9 16. PMID: 18416830.
Kagechika et al (1988) Retinobenzoic acids. 1. Structure-activity relationships of aromatic amides with retinoidal activity. J.Med.Chem. 31 2182. PMID: 3184125.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for AM 580 include:
Sarang et al (2014) Macrophages engulfing apoptotic cells produce nonclassical retinoids to enhance their phagocytic capacity. J Immunol 192 5730. PMID: 24850721.
Johansson et al (2013) Retinoic acid receptor alpha is associated with tamoxifen resistance in breast cancer. Nat Commun 4 2175. PMID: 23868472.
DePaolo et al (2011) Co-adjuvant effects of retinoic acid and IL-15 induce inflammatory immunity to dietary antigens. Nature 471 220. PMID: 21307853.
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