Cat. No. 3970
Alternative Name: 1α,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D2
Chemical Name: (1R,3S,5Z)-4-Methylene-5-[(2E)-2-[(
Biological ActivityActive metabolite of vitamin D2. Exhibits equipotent antirachitic activity in rats as calcitriol (Cat. No. 2551).
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Rambeck et al (1984) Biological activity of 1 alpha,25-dihydroxyergocalciferol in rachitic chicks and in rats. Int.J.Vitamin.Nutr.Res. 54 135.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Ercalcitriol include:
Kim et al (2014) Vitamin D Inhibits Expression and Activity of Matrix Metalloproteinase in Human Lung Fibroblasts (HFL-1) Cells. Sci Rep 77 73. PMID: 25237378.
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