PA 452

Cat. No. 5086

PA 452 C26H37N3O3 [457657-34-0]

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Chemical Name: 2-[[3-(Hexyloxy)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-5,5,8,8-tetramethyl-2-naphthalenyl]methylamino]-5-pyrimidinecarboxylic acid

Biological Activity

RXR antagonist (pA2 = 7.11). Triggers dissociation of RXR tetramers. Attenuates cell proliferation and induces apoptosis in MCF-7 breast cancer cells.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 10 mM in ethanol
>98 %
Store at +4°C

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Nakayama et al (2011) Discovery of a potent retinoid X receptor antagonist structurally closely related to RXR agonist NEt-3IBIB. J.Med.Chem.Lett 2 896. PMID: 24900278.

Yasmin et al (2010) Inhibition of mammary carcinoma cell growth by RXR is mediated by the receptor's oligomeric switch. J.Mol.Biol. 397 1121. PMID: 20188110.

Takahashi et al (2002) Novel retinoid X receptor antagonists: specific inhibition of retinoid synergism in RXR-RAR heterodimer actions. J.Med.Chem. 45 3327. PMID: 12139443.

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