FIN 56

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Description: Ferroptosis activator
Chemical Name: N2,N7-Dicyclohexyl-9-(hydroxyimino)-9H-fluorene-2,7-disulfonamide
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
Citations (1)
Literature (3)
Pathways (1)

Biological Activity for FIN 56

FIN 56 is a bifunctional inducer of ferroptosis in vitro. Activates squalene synthase (SQS) leading to coenzyme Q10 depletion. Also induces degradation of glutathione peroxidase 4 (GPX4), via acetyl-CoA carboxylase (ACC).

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Technical Data for FIN 56

M. Wt 517.66
Formula C25H31N3O5S2
Storage Store at +4°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 1083162-61-1
PubChem ID 118986699
Smiles ON=C1C2=CC(=CC=C2C2=CC=C(C=C12)S(=O)(=O)NC1CCCCC1)S(=O)(=O)NC1CCCCC1

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Solubility Data for FIN 56

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 51.77 100

Preparing Stock Solutions for FIN 56

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 517.66. 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.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.93 mL 9.66 mL 19.32 mL
5 mM 0.39 mL 1.93 mL 3.86 mL
10 mM 0.19 mL 0.97 mL 1.93 mL
50 mM 0.04 mL 0.19 mL 0.39 mL

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References for FIN 56

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

Shimada et al (2016) Global survey of cell death mechanisms reveals metabolic regulation of ferroptosis. Nat.Chem.Biol. 12 497 PMID: 27159577

Cotto-Rios and Gavathiotis (2016) Chemical genetics: Unraveling cell death mysteries. Nat.Chem.Biol. 12 470 PMID: 27315536

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1 Citation for FIN 56

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for FIN 56 include:

Jeff et al (2020) Human DECR1 is an androgen-repressed survival factor that regulates PUFA oxidation to protect prostate tumor cells from ferroptosis. Elife 9 PMID: 32686647

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Pathways for FIN 56

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