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Biological Activity for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate
Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate is a histone deacetylase inhibitor that displays anticancer activity. Inhibits cell proliferation, invasion and migration and induces apoptosis in glioma cells. Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate also inhibits protein isoprenylation, depletes plasma glutamine, increases production of fetal hemoglobin through transcriptional activation of the γ-globin gene and affects hPPARγ activation.
Compound Libraries for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate
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Technical Data for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate
|Storage||Desiccate 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.
Solubility Data for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate
|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 186.18. 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||5.37 mL||26.86 mL||53.71 mL|
|5 mM||1.07 mL||5.37 mL||10.74 mL|
|10 mM||0.54 mL||2.69 mL||5.37 mL|
|50 mM||0.11 mL||0.54 mL||1.07 mL|
Product Datasheets for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate
References for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Appelskog et al (2004) Histone deacetylase inhibitor 4-phenylbutyrate suppresses GADPH mRNA expression in glioma cells. Int.J.Oncol. 24 1419 PMID: 15138583
Ammerpohl et al (2007) Complementary effects of HDAC inhibitor 4-PB on gap junction communication and cellular export mechanisms support restoration of chemosensitivity of PDAC cells. Br.J.Cancer 96 73 PMID: 17164759
Engelhard et al (1998) Inhibitory effects of phenylbutyrate on the proliferation, morphology, migration and invasiveness of malignant glioma cells. J.Neuro-Oncol. 37 97 PMID: 9524087
Khan et al (2011) HDAC inhibitor 4-phenylbutyrate preserves immature phenotype of human embryonic midbrain stem cells: implications for the involvement of DNA methyltransferase. Int.J.Mol.Med. 28 977 PMID: 21894430
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2 Citations for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Sodium 4-Phenylbutyrate include:
Karadottir et al (2015) Cyclic mechanical stretch down-regulates cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide expression and activates a pro-inflammatory response in human bronchial epithelial cells. Oncotarget 3 e1483 PMID: 26664810
Myszor et al (2019) Novel aroylated phenylenediamine compounds enhance antimicrobial defense and maintain airway epithelial barrier integrity. Sci Rep 9 7114 PMID: 31068616
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