AC 55649

Cat. No. 2436

AC 55649 C21H26O2 [59662-49-6]

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Chemical Name: 4'-Octyl-[1,1'-biphenyl]-4-carboxylic acid

Biological Activity

Potent, 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.

Technical Data

M.Wt:
310.44
Formula:
C21H26O2
Solubility:
Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 25 mM in ethanol
Purity:
>99 %
Storage:
Store at +4°C
CAS No:
59662-49-6

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

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:

Kelley (2017) Retinoic acid receptor gamma impacts cellular adhesion, Alpha5 Beta1 integrin expression and proliferation in K562 cells. PLoS One 12 (5) e0178116. PMID: 28552962.

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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