Cat. No. 3412
Alternative Name: 4-OH-TAM
Chemical Name: 4-[(1Z)-1-[4-[2-(Dimethylamino)etho
Biological ActivityEstrogen receptor antagonist. Tamoxifen (Cat. No. 0999) metabolite; exhibits greater potency than the parent compound. Chemotherapeutic agent. Also activates intein-linked inactive Cas9, reducing off-target CRISPR-mediated gene editing; system has ~25-fold higher specificity than wtCas9.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Davis et al (2015) Small molecule-triggered Cas9 protein with improved genome-editing specificity. Nat.Chem.Biol. 11 316. PMID: 25848930.
Desta et al (2004) Comprehensive evaluation of tamoxifen sequential biotransformation by the human cytochrome P450 system in vitro: Prominent roles for CYP3A and CYP2D6. J.Pharm.Exp.Ther. 310 1062. PMID: 15159443.
Yu and Forman (2003) Simple and efficient production of (Z)-4-hydroxytamoxifen, a potent estrogen receptor modulator. J.Org.Chem. 68 9489. PMID: 14629178.
Jordan et al (1977) A monohydroxylated metabolite of tamoxifen with potent antioestrogenic activity. J.Endocrinology 75 305. PMID: 591813.
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