Chemical Name: 2,2-Bis[4-(2,3-epoxypropoxy)phenyl]propane
Biological Activity PPARγ pure antagonist with micromolar affinity in 3T3-L1 and 3T3-F442A preadipocyte cells; selective over PPARδ and PPARα. Antagonizes the ability of rosiglitazone to stimulate transcriptional activity of PPARγ. Acts as a PPARγ agonist in an ECV304 cell line. Also produces PPARγ-independent apoptosis of tumor cells via several mechanisms. Active in vivo.
Soluble to 50 mM in ethanol and to 100 mM in DMSO
Desiccate at -20°C
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