Synthetic retinoid agonist. Antiproliferative, antioxidant and anticancer agent with a long half-life in vivo. Apoptotic effects appear to be mediated by a mechanism distinct from that of 'classical' retinoids.
Deuterated analog also available.
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only, unless stated otherwise.
|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 391.55. 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||2.55 mL||12.77 mL||25.54 mL|
|5 mM||0.51 mL||2.55 mL||5.11 mL|
|10 mM||0.26 mL||1.28 mL||2.55 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.26 mL||0.51 mL|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Le Doze et al (2000) Pharmacokinetics of all-trans retinoic acid, 13-cis retinoic acid, and fenretinide in plasma and brain of rat. Drug Metab.Dispos. 28 205 PMID: 10640519
Takahashi (2000) Antioxidant properties of N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)retinamide (fenretinide). Biol.Pharm.Bull. 23 222 PMID: 10706389
Ulukaya and Wood (1999) Fenretinide and its relation to cancer. Cancer Treat.Rev. 25 229 PMID: 10448131
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2 Citations for Fenretinide
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Fenretinide include:
Johansson et al (2013) Retinoic acid receptor alpha is associated with tamoxifen resistance in breast cancer. Nat Commun 4 2175 PMID: 23868472
Seidensaal et al (2015) Impaired aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 subfamily member 2A-dependent retinoic acid signaling is related with a mesenchymal-like phenotype and an unfavorable prognosis of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Am J Pathol 14 204 PMID: 26634247
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