Cat. No. 4124
Chemical Name: 5-[[4-[2-(5-Ethyl-2-pyridinyl)-etho
Biological ActivitySelective PPARγ agonist (EC50 = 0.69 μM). Thiazolidinedione (TZD) derivative and antidiabetic agent; improves insulin sensitivity.
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Momose et al (2002) Novel 5-substituted 2,4-thiazolidinedione and 2,4-oxazolidinedione derivatives as insulin sensitizers with antidiabetic activities. J.Med.Chem. 45 1518. PMID: 11906293.
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Sakamoto et al (2000) Activation of human peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR) subtypes by pioglitazone. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 278 704. PMID: 11095972.
Willson et al (1996) The structure-activity relationship between peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ agonism and the antihyperglycemic activity of thiazolidinediones. J.Med.Chem. 39 665. PMID: 8576907.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Pioglitazone hydrochloride include:
Byrne et al (2015) Characterisation of pain responses in the high fat diet/streptozotocin model of diabetes and the analgesic effects of antidiabetic treatments. J Diabetes Res 2015 752481. PMID: 25759824.
Thakran et al (2015) Pioglitazone restores IGFBP-3 levels through DNA PK in retinal endothelial cells cultured in hyperglycemic conditions. PLoS One 56 177. PMID: 25525174.
Wahlang et al (2014) Human receptor activation by aroclor 1260, a polychlorinated biphenyl mixture. Toxicol Sci 140 283. PMID: 24812009.
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