Pioglitazone hydrochloride

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Cat.No. 4124 - Pioglitazone hydrochloride | C19H20N2O3S.HCl | CAS No. 112529-15-4
Description: Selective PPARγ agonist; antidiabetic agent
Chemical Name: 5-[[4-[2-(5-Ethyl-2-pyridinyl)-ethoxy]phenyl]methyl]-2,4-thiazolidinedione hydrochloride
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Citations (5)
Reviews (1)
Literature (4)

Biological Activity

Selective PPARγ agonist (EC50 = 0.69 μM). Thiazolidinedione (TZD) derivative and antidiabetic agent; improves insulin sensitivity. Also enhances proliferation and survival of mESCs and acts synergistically with Y-27632 (Cat.No. 1254) to improve survival of dissociated single hPSCs and increase colony formation.

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Technical Data

M. Wt 392.9
Formula C19H20N2O3S.HCl
Storage Desiccate at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 112529-15-4
PubChem ID 60560
Smiles O=C(S3)NC(C3CC(C=C2)=CC=C2OCCC1=NC=C(CC)C=C1)=O.Cl

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 9.82 25

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.25 mM 10.18 mL 50.9 mL 101.81 mL
1.25 mM 2.04 mL 10.18 mL 20.36 mL
2.5 mM 1.02 mL 5.09 mL 10.18 mL
12.5 mM 0.2 mL 1.02 mL 2.04 mL

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5 Citations for Pioglitazone hydrochloride

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Pioglitazone hydrochloride include:

Merkulova et al (2019) Ponatinib treatment promotes arterial thrombosis and hyperactive platelets. Blood Adv 3 2312 PMID: 31383636

Byrne et al (2015) Characterisation of pain responses in the high fat diet/streptozotocin model of diabetes and the analgesic effects of antidiabetic treatments. J Diabetes Res 2015 752481 PMID: 25759824

Thakran et al (2015) Pioglit restores IGFBP-3 levels through DNA PK in retinal endothelial cells cultured in hyperglycemic conditions. PLoS One 56 177 PMID: 25525174

Wahlang et al (2014) Human receptor activation by aroclor 1260, a polychlorinated biphenyl mixture. Toxicol Sci 140 283 PMID: 24812009

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Pioglitazone hydrochloride promotes macrophage M2 polarization..
By GAJANAN KATKAR on 12/07/2019
Assay Type: In Vitro
Species: Mouse
Cell Line/Tissue: Bone marrow derived macrophage

Pioglitazone hydrochloride promotes macrophage M2 polarization. To achieve this M0 macrophages BMDM (bone marrow-derived macrophages) stimulated with pioglitazone (5 µm) for 24 h.

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