Vitamin D3 analog that displays minimal effects on calcium homeostasis. Regulates cell differentiation and proliferation; exhibits antiproliferative activity against human HL-60, HL60/MX2, MCF-7, T47D, SCC-25 and mouse WEHI-3 cancer cell lines.
|Storage||Desiccate at -20°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 412.6. 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.
Binderu (1993) Comparison of calcipotriol with selected metabolites and analogues of vitamin D3: effects on cell growth regulation in vitro and calcium metabolism in vivo. Pharmacol.Toxicol. 72 240 PMID: 8396769
Knutson et al (1997) Pharmacokinetics and systemic effect on calcium homeostasis of 1α,24-dihydroxyvitamin D2 in rats. Biochem.Pharmacol. 53 829 PMID: 9113104
Wietrzyk et al (2007) Antitumor properties of diastereomeric and geometric analogs of vitamin D3. Anticancer Drugs 18 447 PMID: 17351397
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Keywords: Vitamin D3 D Receptors VDR-like MC903 MC 903 Vitamin D Receptors
1 Citation for Calcipotriol
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Calcipotriol include:
Landheer et al (2015) TSLP is differentially regulated by vitamin D3 and cytokines in human skin. Dev Biol 3 32 PMID: 25866638
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