Cat. No. 2436
Chemical Name: 4'-Octyl-[1,1'-biphenyl]-4-carboxylic
Biological ActivityPotent, isoform-selective RARβ2 receptor agonist (pEC50 values are 6.9, 5.7 and 5.6 at RARβ2, RARβ1 and RARα respectively) that displays 100-fold selectivity versus other retinoid receptors. Inhibits proliferation of the breast cancer cell line MCF-7.
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Lund et al (2009) Design, synthesis, and structure-activity analysis of isoform selective retinoic acid receptor ligands. J.Med.Chem. 52 1540. PMID: 19239230.
Lund et al (2005) Discovery of a potent, orally available, and isoform-selective retinoic acid β2 receptor agonist. J.Med.Chem. 48 7517. PMID: 16302793.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for AC 55649 include:
Kang et al (2011) Complementary roles of retinoic acid and TGF-β1 in coordinated expression of mucosal integrins by T cells. Front Behav Neurosci 4 66. PMID: 20664575.
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