High affinity retinol-binding protein 4 (RBP4) ligand (Ki = 8.3 nM); non-retinoid. Selective against a range of different cellular targets. As efficacious as fenretinide (Cat. No. 1396) in the reduction of serum RBP4 and retinol. Displaces transthyretin (TTR) from RBP4-TTR complexes.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 392.37. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||2.55 mL||12.74 mL||25.49 mL|
|5 mM||0.51 mL||2.55 mL||5.1 mL|
|10 mM||0.25 mL||1.27 mL||2.55 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.25 mL||0.51 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Manolescu et al (2009) All-trans retinoic acid lowers serum retinol-binding protein 4 concentrations and increases insulin sensitivity in diabetic mice. J.Nutr. 140 311 PMID: 20032483
Motani et al (2009) Identification and characterization of a non-retinoid ligand for retinol-binding protein 4 which lowers serum retinol-binding protein 4 levels in vivo. J.Biol.Chem. 284 7673 PMID: 19147488
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