Cat. No. 4161

Paricalcitol C27H44O3 [131918-61-1]

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Chemical Name: (1R,3R,5Z)-5-[(2E)-2-[(1R,3aS,7aR)-octahydro-1-[(1R,2E,4S)-5-hydroxy-1,4,5-trimethyl-2-hexen-1-yl]-7a-methyl-4H-inden-4-ylidene]ethylidene]-1,3-cyclohexanediol

Biological Activity

Analog of the active form of vitamin D2; activates the vitamin D receptor.

Technical Data

Soluble to 5 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Store at -20°C

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Halder et al (2014) Paricalcitol, a vitamin d receptor activator, inhibits tumor formation in a murine model of uterine fibroids. Reprod Sci. 21 1108. PMID: 24925855.

Suarez-Martinez et al (2014) Adiponectin expression and the cardioprotective role of the vitamin D receptor activator paricalcitol and the angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor enalapril in ApoE-deficient mice. Ther.Adv.Cardiovasc.Dis 8 224. PMID: 25037058.

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