Catalog Number: 3206
Chemical Name: (1R,3S,5Z)-4-Methylene-5-[(2E)-2-[(1R,3aS,7aR)-octahydro-7α-methyl-1-[(1R,2E)-1,4,5-trimethyl-2-hexen-1-yl]-4H-inden-4-ylidene]ethylidene]-1,3-cyclohexanediol
Biological Activity
Vitamin D2 analog that acts as a vitamin D receptor activator (VDRA).
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
    412.65
  • Formula:
    C28H44O2
  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 50 mM in ethanol and to 10 mM in DMSO
  • Purity:
    >98%
  • Storage:
    Desiccate at -20°C
  • CAS No:
    54573-75-0
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.
Background References
  1. The vitamin D prodrugs 1α(OH)D2, 1α(OH)D3 and BCI-210 suppress PTH secretion by bovine parathyriod cells.
    Brown et al.
    Nephrol.Dial.Transplant., 2006;21:644
  2. Differential effects of vitamin D receptor activators on aortic calcification and pulse wave velocity in uraemic rats.
    Noonan et al.
    Nephrol.Dial.Transplant., 2008;23:3824

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