Cat. No. 4494
Chemical Name: (R)-2,3-bis(4-Hydroxyphenyl)-propio
Biological ActivityEnantiomer of DPN (Cat. No. 1494). Displays higher affinity for estrogen receptor (ER) β over ERα (Ki values are 1.82 and 147 nM respectively).
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet
Carroll et al (2011) Diarylpropionitrile (DPN) enantiomers: synthesis and evaluation of estrogen receptor β-selective ligands. J.Med.Chem. 55 528. PMID: 22122563.
Weiser et al (2009) Estrogen receptor-β agonist diarylpropionitrile: biological activities of R- and S-enantiomers on behavior and hormonal response to stress. Endocrinology 150 1817. PMID: 19074580.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (R)-DPN include:
Murata et al (2014) Rat uterine oxytocin receptor and estrogen receptor α and β mRNA levels are regulated by estrogen through multiple estrogen receptors. Mol Cell Biol 60 55. PMID: 24334513.
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