Chemical Name: 4-[2-(5,6,7,8-Tetrahydro-5,5,8,8-tetramethyl-2-naphthalenyl)ethynyl)-benzoic acid
Biological ActivityPhotostable synthetic retinoid; analog of ATRA (Cat. No. 0695). Displays similar activity to ATRA when tested on the embryonal carcinoma stem cell model TERA2.cl.SP12. Potently induces neural differentiation in human pluripotent embryonic stem cells.
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Synthesis and evaluation of synthetic retinoid derivatives as inducers of stem cell differentiation.
Christie et al.
Synthetic retinoids: structure-activity relationships.
Barnard et al.
Proteomic profiling of the stem cell response to retinoic acid and synthetic retinoid analogues: identification of major retinoid-inducible proteins.
Maltman et al.
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Morpho-Rheological Fingerprinting of Rod Photoreceptors Using Real-Time Deformability Cytometry.
Authors: Santos-Ferreira Et al.
Cytometry A 2019;
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