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A PPARγ agonist

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Catalog #: 1877
SKU-Size Size Price Qty
1877-5 5 mg
1877-25 25 mg
1877-100 100 mg
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Product Details

Alternate Name 5-​[[4-​[2-​(5-​ethyl-​2-​pyridinyl)ethoxy]phenyl]methyl]-​2,​4-​thiazolidinedione
Appearance White solid
CAS # 111025-46-8
Molecular Formula C₁₉H₂₀N₂O₃S
Molecular Weight 356.44
Purity ≥98%
Solubility DMSO (> 2 mg/ml)
InChi InChI=1S/C19H20N2O3S/c1-2-13-3-6-15(20-12-13)9-10-24-16-7-4-14(5-8-16)11-17-18(22)21-19(23)25-17/h3-8,12,17H,2,9-11H2,1H3,(H,21,22,23)
PubChem CID 4829
MDL Number MFCD00865504
Handling Protect from air and moisture
Storage Conditions -20°C
Shipping Conditions Gel Pack
USAGE For Research Use Only! Not For Use in Humans.


Cell-permeable. A thiazolidinedione (TZD) derivative that acts as a selective peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARγ) agonist (EC₅₀ = 0.69 μM). An antidiabetic agent; improves insulin sensitivity.

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