GSK 3787

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Cat.No. 3961 - GSK 3787 | C15H12ClF3N2O3S | CAS No. 188591-46-0
Description: Potent and selective PPARδ antagonist
Chemical Name: 4-Chloro-N-[2-[[5-(trifluoromethyl)-2-pyridinyl]sulfonyl]ethyl]benzamide
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Citations (1)

Biological Activity

Potent and selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor δ (PPARδ) antagonist (pIC50 = 6.6). Displays no measurable affinity for PPARα or PPARγ in vitro (pIC50< 5).

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Technical Data

M. Wt 392.78
Formula C15H12ClF3N2O3S
Storage Store at +4°C
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 188591-46-0
PubChem ID 2800647
Smiles O=C(C2=CC=C(Cl)C=C2)NCCS(C1=CC=C(C(F)(F)F)C=N1)(=O)=O

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 39.28 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 2.55 mL 12.73 mL 25.46 mL
5 mM 0.51 mL 2.55 mL 5.09 mL
10 mM 0.25 mL 1.27 mL 2.55 mL
50 mM 0.05 mL 0.25 mL 0.51 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Shearer et al (2010) Identification and characterization of 4-chloro-N(2-{[5-trifluoromethyl)-2-pyridyl]sulfonyl}ethyl)benzamide (GSK3787), a selective and irreversible peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor delta (PPARdelta) antagonist. J.Med.Chem. 53 1857 PMID: 20128594

Palkar et al (2010) Cellular and pharmacological selectivity of the peroxisone proliferator-activated receptor-β/δ antagonist GSK3787. Mol.Pharmacol. 78 419 PMID: 20516370

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Keywords: GSK3787 peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor PPARd PPARdelta PPARδ antagonists PPARdelta Receptors

1 Citation for GSK 3787

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for GSK 3787 include:

Samokhvalov et al (2015) PPARĪ“ signaling mediates the cytotoxicity of DHA in H9c2 cells. Cell Cycle 232 44105 PMID: 25300478

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