Cat. No. 4189
Chemical Name: α,α-Diphenyl-4-[(3-pyridinylmethylene
Biological ActivitySelective Δ6 desaturase inhibitor (IC50 = 0.2 μM in vitro). Displays selectivity over Δ5 and Δ9 desaturases (IC50 values are >200 μM in vitro). Exhibits anti-inflammatory properties in a mouse edema model.
Licensing InformationSold for research purposes under agreement from Pfizer Inc.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Zhang et al (2010) A multiplexed cell assay in HepG2 cells for the identification of delta-5, delta-6, and delta-9 desaturase and elongase inhibitors. J.Biomol.Screen. 15 169. PMID: 20086206.
Hansen-Petrik et al (2002) Selective inhibition of delta-6 desaturase impedes intestinal tumorigenesis. Cancer Lett. 175 157. PMID: 11741743.
Obukowicz et al (1998) Novel, selective Δ6 or Δ5 fatty acid desaturase inhibitors as antiinflammatory agents in mice. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 287 157. PMID: 9765335.
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Rees et al (2016) Correlating chemical sensitivity and basal gene expression reveals mechanism of action. PLoS One 12 109. PMID: 26656090.
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