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Paricalcitol (Cat. No. 4161) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Cat.No. 4161 - Paricalcitol | C27H44O3 | CAS No. 131918-61-1
Description: Analog of the active form of vitamin D2
Chemical Name: (1R,3R,5Z)-5-[(2E)-2-[(1R,3aS,7aR)-octahydro-1-[(1R,2E,4S)-5-hydroxy-1,4,5-trimethyl-2-hexen-1-yl]-7a-methyl-4H-inden-4-ylidene]ethylidene]-1,3-cyclohexanediol
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
Literature (2)

Biological Activity for Paricalcitol

Paricalcitol is an analog of the active form of vitamin D2; activates the vitamin D receptor.

Technical Data for Paricalcitol

M. Wt 416.64
Formula C27H44O3
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 131918-61-1
PubChem ID 5281104
Smiles C[C@@](CCC2)3[C@](CC[C@@]([H])3[C@@H](/C=C/[C@H](C)C(C)(O)C)C)([H])/C2=C/C=C1C[C@@H](O)C[C@H](O)C/1

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References for Paricalcitol

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Suarez-Martinez et al (2014) Adiponectin expression and the cardioprotective role of the vitamin D receptor activator parical. and the angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor enal. in ApoE-deficient mice. Ther.Adv.Cardiovasc.Dis 8 224 PMID: 25037058

Halder et al (2014) Paricalcitol, a vitamin d receptor activator, inhibits tumor formation in a murine model of uterine fibroids. Reprod Sci. 21 1108 PMID: 24925855

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