WAY 252623

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Cat.No. 5951 - WAY 252623 | C21H12ClF5N2 | CAS No. 875787-07-8
Description: Potent LXR agonist
Chemical Name: 2-[(2-Chloro-4-fluorophenyl)methyl]-3-(4-fluorophenyl)-7-(trifluoromethyl)-2H-indazole
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)

Biological Activity

Potent LXR agonist (IC50 values are 24 and 179 nM for LXRβ and LXRα, respectively). Reduces total serum cholesterol and LDL cholesterol, and inhibits lesion growth in models of atherosclerosis. Increases ABCA1 and ABCG1 mRNA levels in rat peripheral blood cells. Orally bioavailable.

Licensing Information

Sold for research purposes under agreement from Pfizer Inc.

Technical Data

M. Wt 422.78
Formula C21H12ClF5N2
Storage Store at +4°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 875787-07-8
PubChem ID 16734800
Smiles ClC1=CC(F)=CC=C1CN2N=C3C(C(F)(F)F)=CC=CC3=C2C4=CC=C(F)C=C4

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 42.28 100
ethanol 42.28 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 2.37 mL 11.83 mL 23.65 mL
5 mM 0.47 mL 2.37 mL 4.73 mL
10 mM 0.24 mL 1.18 mL 2.37 mL
50 mM 0.05 mL 0.24 mL 0.47 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

DiBlasio-Smith et al (2008) Discovery and implementation of transcriptional biomarkers of synthetic LXR agonists in peripheral blood cells. J.Transl.Med. 6 PMID: 18925943

Quinet et al (2009) LXR ligand lowers LDL cholesterol in primates, is lipid neutral in hamster, and reduces atherosclerosis in mouse. J.Lipid Res. 50 2358 PMID: 19318684

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