Tesaglitazar

Pricing Availability Delivery Time Qty
Cat.No. 3965 - Tesaglitazar | C20H24O7S | CAS No. 251565-85-2
Description: PPARα/γ agonist
Alternative Names: AZ 242
Chemical Name: (S)-2-Ethoxy-3-[4-[2-(4-methanesulfonyloxyphenyl)ethoxy]phenyl]propanoic acid
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
Datasheet
Citations
Reviews
Literature

Biological Activity

Dual-specificity PPARα/γ agonist (IC50 values are 0.35 and 3.8 μM for PPARγ and PPARα respectively). Prevents atherosclerosis progression in E3L.CETP transgenic mice. Also reduces insulin resistance in obese Zucker rats. Orally active.

Licensing Information

Sold with the permission of AstraZeneca UK Ltd.

Compound Libraries

Tesaglitazar is also offered as part of the Tocriscreen Plus. Find out more about compound libraries available from Tocris.

Technical Data

M. Wt 408.47
Formula C20H24O7S
Storage Desiccate at RT
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 251565-85-2
PubChem ID 208901
InChI Key CXGTZJYQWSUFET-IBGZPJMESA-N
Smiles CS(OC1=CC=C(CCOC2=CC=C(C[C@H](OCC)C(O)=O)C=C2)C=C1)(=O)=O

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.

All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
Solubility
DMSO 40.85 100
ethanol 40.85 100

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 408.47. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent 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 2.45 mL 12.24 mL 24.48 mL
5 mM 0.49 mL 2.45 mL 4.9 mL
10 mM 0.24 mL 1.22 mL 2.45 mL
50 mM 0.05 mL 0.24 mL 0.49 mL

Molarity Calculator

Calculate the mass, volume, or concentration required for a solution.
=
x
x
g/mol

*When preparing stock solutions always use the batch-specific molecular weight of the product found on the vial label and SDS / CoA (available online).

Reconstitution Calculator

The reconstitution calculator allows you to quickly calculate the volume of a reagent to reconstitute your vial. Simply enter the mass of reagent and the target concentration and the calculator will determine the rest.

=
÷

Dilution Calculator

Calculate the dilution required to prepare a stock solution.
x
=
x

Product Datasheets

Safety Datasheet

References

References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Cronet et al (2001) Structure of the PPARβ and -γ ligand binding domain in complex with AZ 242; ligand selectivity and agonist activation in the PPAR family. Structure 9 699 PMID: 11587644

Ljung et al (2002) AZ 242, a novel PPARα/γ agonist with beneficial effects on insulin resistance and carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in ob/ob mice and obese Zucker rats. J.Lipid Res. 43 1855 PMID: 12401884

Ebdrup et al (2003) Synthesis and biological and structural characterization of the dual-acting peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor α/γ agonist ragaglitazar. J.Med.Chem. 46 1306 PMID: 12672231

van der Hoorn et al (2009) The dual PPARα/γ agonist tesaglitazar blocks progression of pre-existing atherosclerosis in APOE*3Leiden.CETP transgenic mice. Br.J.Pharmacol. 156 1067 PMID: 19220285


If you know of a relevant reference for Tesaglitazar, please let us know.

View Related Products by Target

View Related Products by Product Action

View all Non-selective PPAR Agonists

Keywords: Tesaglitazar, supplier, AZ242, peroxisome, proliferator, activated, receptors, ppars, ppara, pparalpha, pparα, pparg, ppargamma, pparγ, agonists, astrazeneca, AZ, 242, Non-selective, PPAR, Non-selective, PPAR, Tocris Bioscience

Citations for Tesaglitazar

Citations are publications that use Tocris products.

Currently there are no citations for Tesaglitazar. Do you know of a great paper that uses Tesaglitazar from Tocris? If so please let us know.

Reviews for Tesaglitazar

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review Tesaglitazar and earn rewards!

Have you used Tesaglitazar?

Submit a review and receive an Amazon gift card.

$10US/$10CAN/€7/£6 gift card for a review without an image

$25US/$25CAN/€18/£15 gift card for a review with an image

*Offer only valid in the USA / Canada, UK and Europe

Submit a Review

Literature in this Area

Cancer

Cancer Research Product Guide

A collection of over 750 products for cancer research, the guide includes research tools for the study of:

  • Cancer Metabolism
  • Epigenetics in Cancer
  • Receptor Signaling
  • Cell Cycle and DNA Damage Repair
  • Angiogenesis
  • Invasion and Metastasis
Cardiovascular

Cardiovascular Research Product Guide

A collection of over 250 products for cardiovascular research, the guide includes research tools for the study of:

  • Hypertension
  • Thrombosis and Hemostasis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury
  • Arrhythmias
  • Heart Failure
Nuclear Receptors

Nuclear Receptors Product Listing

A collection of over 150 products for key nuclear receptors, the listing includes research tools for the study of:

  • Androgen Receptors
  • Estrogen Receptors
  • Retinoic Acid Receptors
  • Retinoid X Receptors
  • Vitamin D Receptors