Cat. No. 3531
Chemical Name: 4-(5H-Dibenzo[a,d]cyclohepten-5-yli
Biological ActivityOrally active inhibitor of lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase (L-PGDS) (Ki = 75 μM, IC50 = 95 μM). Inhibits the production of PGD2 from PGH2 in vitro, with no effect on PGE2 or PGF2α production.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Irikura et al (2009) Biochemical, functional and pharmacological characterization of AT-56, an orally active and selective inhibitor of lipocalin-type prostaglandin D synthase. J.Biol.Chem. 284 7623. PMID: 19131342.
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Jaurena et al (2015) Zic1 controls placode progenitor formation non-cell autonomously by regulating retinoic acid production and transport. Elife 6 7476. PMID: 26101153.
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Keywords: AT 56, supplier, AT56, L-PGDS, lipocalin-type, prostaglandin, PG, D, synthase, inhibitors, inhibits, Tocris Bioscience, Other Synthase/Synthetase Inhibitor products
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