Cat. No. 1326
Alternative Name: Bisphenol A diglycidyl ether
Chemical Name: 2,2-Bis[4-(2,3-epoxypropoxy)phenyl]
Biological ActivityPPARγ pure antagonist with micromolar affinity in 3T3-L1 and 3T3-F442A preadipocyte cells; selective over PPARδ and PPARα. Antagonizes the ability of rosiglitazone to stimulate transcriptional activity of PPARγ. Acts as a PPARγ agonist in an ECV304 cell line. Also produces PPARγ-independent apoptosis of tumor cells via several mechanisms. Active in vivo.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Cuzzocrea et al (2004) Rosiglitazone, a ligand of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-γ, reduces acute inflammation. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 483 79. PMID: 14709329.
Fehlberg et al (2003) Bisphenol A diglycidyl ether-induced apoptosis involves Bax/Bid-dependent mitochondrial release of apoptosis-inducing factor (AIF), cytochrome c and Smac/DIABLO. Br.J.Pharmacol. 139 495. PMID: 12788809.
Bishop-Bailey et al (2000) Bisphenol A diglycidyl ether (BADGE) is a PPARγ agonist in an ECV304 cell line. Br.J.Pharmacol. 131 651. PMID: 11030710.
Wright et al (2000) A synthetic antagonist for the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ inhibits adipocyte differentiation. J.Biol.Chem. 275 1873. PMID: 10636887.
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