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Description: Nrf2 pathway activator; also NF-κB pathway inhibitor; inhibits IKKβ
Chemical Name: 2-Cyano-3,12-dioxooleana-1,9(11)-dien-28-oic acid methyl ester
Literature (2)

Biological Activity for CDDO-Me

CDDO-Me is a Nrf2 pathway activator. Induces expression of Nrf-2 regulated, cytoprotective genes in vivo. Also blocks the NF-κB pathway by direct inhibition of IKKβ. Inhibits production of a wide range of inflammatory mediators in vitro.

Technical Data for CDDO-Me

M. Wt 505.69
Formula C32H43NO4
Storage Store at -20°C
CAS Number 218600-53-4
PubChem ID 400769
Smiles [H][C@@]12CC(C)(CC[C@]1(C(OC)=O)CC[C@@]3([C@@]2(C(C=C4[C@]3(CC[C@]5(C(C)(C(C(C#N)=C[C@]45C)=O)C)[H])C)=O)[H])C)C

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Solubility Data for CDDO-Me

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 25.28 50

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.5 mM 3.95 mL 19.77 mL 39.55 mL
2.5 mM 0.79 mL 3.95 mL 7.91 mL
5 mM 0.4 mL 1.98 mL 3.95 mL
25 mM 0.08 mL 0.4 mL 0.79 mL

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References for CDDO-Me

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Ahmad et al (2006) Triterpenoid CDDO-Me blocks the NF-κB pathway by direct inhibition of IKKβ on Cys-179. J.Biol.Chem. 281 35764 PMID: 16998237

Yates et al (2007) Pharmacodynamic characterization of chemopreventive triterpenoids as exceptionally potent inducers of Nrf2-regulated genes. Mol.Cancer Ther. 6 154 PMID: 17237276

Liby & Sporn (2012) Synthetic oleanane triterpenoids: multifunctional drugs with a broad range of applications for prevention and treatment of chronic disease. Pharmacol.Rev. 64 972 PMID: 22966038

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