Cat. No. 5799new

Mitoglitazone C19H18N2O4S [146062-49-9]

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Alternative Names: CAY 10415, MSDC 0160

Chemical Name: 5-[[4-[2-(5-Ethyl-2-pyridinyl)-2-oxoethoxy]phenyl]methyl]-2,4-thiazolidinedione

Biological Activity

Insulin sensitizer; enhances insulin sensitivity and lowers blood-glucose levels in diabetic mouse models. Inhibits mitochondria pyruvate carriers; increases mitochondrial respiration rates, leading to a reduction in expression of lipogenic enzymes. Suppresses gluconeogenesis and lipogenesis in primary hepatocytes. Exhibits low binding affinity and activity at PPARγ (EC50 = 23.7 μM).

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
>98 %
Store at -20°C

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Colca et al (2013) Identification of a mitochondrial target of thiazolidinedione insulin sensitizers (mTOT) relationship to newly identified mitochondrial pyruvate carrier proteins. PLoS One 8 e61551. PMID: 23690925.

Divakaruni et al (2013) Thiazolidinediones are acute, specific inhibitors of the mitochondrial pyruvate carrier. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 110 5422. PMID: 23513224.

Chen et al (2012) Insulin resistance and metabolic derangements in obese mice are ameliorated by a novel peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ-sparing thiazolidinedione. J.Biol.Chem. 287 23537. PMID: 22621923.

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