Cat. No. 2705
Alternative Name: R-75251
Chemical Name: 5-[(3-Chlorophenyl)-1H-imidazol-1-y
Biological ActivityCytochrome P450 inhibitor. Inhibits several cytochrome P450 enzymes including aromatase (CYP19) and retinoic acid 4-hydroxylase (CYP26). Blocks retinoic acid metabolism (retinoic acid metabolism blocking agent, RAMBA). Displays antitumor activity against androgen-dependent and independent rat prostate carcinomas.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Goss et al (2007) Effects of liarozole fumarate (R85246) in combination with tamoxifen on N-methyl-N-nitrosourea (MNU)-induced mammary carcinoma and uterus in the rat model. BMC Cancer 7 26. PMID: 17266767.
Njar et al (2006) Retinoic acid metabolism blocking agents (RAMBAs) for treatment of cancer and dermatological diseases. Bioorg.Med.Chem. 14 4323. PMID: 16530416.
Van Wauwe et al (1992) Liarozole, an inhibitor of retinoic acid metabolism, exerts retinoid-mimetic effects in vivo. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 261 773. PMID: 1374473.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Liarozole dihydrochloride include:
Bhattacharya et al (2016) Normalizing Microbiota-Induced Retinoic Acid Deficiency Stimulates Protective CD8+ T Cell- Mediated Immunity in Colorectal Cancer Immunity 45 1. PMID: 27590114.
Thomas and Henry (2014) Retinoic acid regulation by CYP26 in vertebrate lens regeneration. Neuropsychopharmacology 386 291. PMID: 24384390.
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Keywords: Liarozole dihydrochloride, supplier, Cytochrome, P450, CYP26, inhibitors, inhibits, blocks, retinoic, acid, metabolism, Blocks, RXR, Retinoid, X, Receptors, CYP, RAR, RAMBA, Retinoic, Acid, R75251, Tocris Bioscience, Retinoic Acid Receptor products
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