Ch 55

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Cat.No. 2020 - Ch 55 | C24H28O3 | CAS No. 110368-33-7
Description: Potent RAR agonist
Chemical Name: 4-[(1E)-3-[3,5-bis(1,1-Dimethylethyl)phenyl]-3-oxo-1-propenyl]benzoic acid
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
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Biological Activity

Highly potent synthetic retinoid that has high affinity for RAR-α and RAR-β receptors and low affinity for cellular retinoic acid binding protein (CRABP). Inhibits rabbit tracheal epithelial cell differentiation by inhibiting transglutaminase and increasing cholesterol sulfate (EC50 values are 0.02 and 0.03 nM respectively). Induces differentiation of embryonic carcinoma F9 and melanoma S91 cells (EC50 values are 0.26 and 0.5 nM respectively) and inhibits the induction of ornithine decarboxylase activity in 3T6 fibroblasts (EC50 = 1 nM).

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Technical Data

M. Wt 364.47
Formula C24H28O3
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 110368-33-7
PubChem ID 6184667
InChI Key FOUVTBKPJRMLPE-FMIVXFBMSA-N
Smiles CC(C)(C)C1=CC(=CC(=C1)C(=O)\C=C\C1=CC=C(C=C1)C(O)=O)C(C)(C)C

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
Solubility
ethanol 18.22 50
DMSO 36.45 100

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 364.47. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree 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 2.74 mL 13.72 mL 27.44 mL
5 mM 0.55 mL 2.74 mL 5.49 mL
10 mM 0.27 mL 1.37 mL 2.74 mL
50 mM 0.05 mL 0.27 mL 0.55 mL

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References

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

Jetten et al (1987) New benzoic acid derivatives with retinoid activity: lack of direct correlation between biological activity and binding to cellular retinoic acid binding protein. Cancer Res. 47 3523 PMID: 2884032

Sato et al (1988) Functional studies of newly sythesized benzoic acid derivatives: identification of highly potent retinoid-like activity. J.Cell.Physiol. 135 179 PMID: 2836439

Hashimoto et al (1990) Expression of retinoic acid receptor genes and the ligand-binding selectivity of retinoic acid receptors (RAR's). Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comm. 166 1300


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1 Citation for Ch 55

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Dhandapani et al (2011) Retinoic acid enhances TRAIL-induced apoptosis in cancer cells by upregulating TRAIL receptor 1 expression. PLoS One 71 5245 PMID: 21685476


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Protocols for Ch 55

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