Retinoic acid analog that is a RARβ and RARγ agonist (AC50 values are 2.2, 9.3, 22 and > 1000 nM for RARβ, RARγ, RARα and RXRα receptors respectively). Inhibits proliferation and induces apoptosis in colorectal cancer cell in vitro. Displays comedolytic activity.
|Storage||Store at +4°C|
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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 412.52. 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||2.42 mL||12.12 mL||24.24 mL|
|5 mM||0.48 mL||2.42 mL||4.85 mL|
|10 mM||0.24 mL||1.21 mL||2.42 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.24 mL||0.48 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Shroot et al (1997) Pharmacology and chemistry of adapalene. J.Am.Acad.Dermatol. 36 S96 PMID: 9204085
Millikan (2000) Adapalene: an update on newer comparative studies between the various retinoids. Int.J.Dermatol. 39 784 PMID: 11095202
Ocker et al (2003) The synthetic retinoid adapalene inhibits proliferation and induces apoptosis in colorectal cancer cells in vitro. Int.J.Cancer 107 453 PMID: 14506747
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Keywords: RARβ RARbeta RARγ RARgamma agonists Retinoic Acid Receptors CD271 CD 271 Differin Retinoic Acid Receptors
1 Citation for Adapalene
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Adapalene include:
Dhandapani et al (2011) Retinoic acid enhances TRAIL-induced apoptosis in cancer cells by upregulating TRAIL receptor 1 expression. Drug Des Devel Ther 71 5245 PMID: 21685476
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