Chemical Name: N-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)retinamide
Biological ActivityFenretinide is a synthetic retinoid agonist. Antiproliferative, antioxidant and anticancer agent with a long half-life in vivo. Apoptotic effects appear to be mediated by a mechanism distinct from that of 'classical' retinoids.
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Pharmacokinetics of all-trans retinoic acid, 13-cis retinoic acid, and fenretinide in plasma and brain of rat.
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Drug Metab.Dispos., 2000;28:205
Antioxidant properties of N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)retinamide (fenretinide).
Fenretinide and its relation to cancer.
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Citations for Fenretinide
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Sphingolipid Modulation Activates Proteostasis Programs to Govern Human Hematopoietic Stem Cell Self-Renewal.
Authors: Xie Et al.
Cell Stem Cell 2019;25:639
Retinoic acid worsens ATG10-dependent autophagy impairment in TBK1-mutant hiPSC-derived motoneurons through SQSTM1/p62 accumulation.
Authors: Catanese Et al.
Evidence that TLR4 Is Not a Receptor for Saturated Fatty Acids but Mediates Lipid-Induced Inflammation by Reprogramming Macrophage Metabolism.
Authors: Lancaster Et al.
Cell Metab 2018;27:1096
Lipophagy prevents activity-dependent neurodegeneration due to dihydroceramide accumulation in vivo.
Authors: Jung Et al.
EMBO Rep 2017;18:1150
Impaired aldehyde dehydrogenase 1 subfamily member 2A-dependent retinoic acid signaling is related with a mesenchymal-like phenotype and an unfavorable prognosis of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
Authors: Seidensaal Et al.
Am J Pathol 2015;14:204
Retinoic acid receptor alpha is associated with tamox. resistance in breast cancer.
Authors: Johansson Et al.
Nat Commun 2013;4:2175
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