D4902 Sigma


powder, BioReagent, suitable for cell culture, ≥97%

Synonym: (11β,16α)-9-Fluoro-11,17,21-trihydroxy-16-methylpregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 9α-Fluoro-16α-methyl-11β,17α,21-trihydroxy-1,4-pregnadiene-3,20-dione, 9α-Fluoro-16α-methylprednisolone, Prednisolone F

  • CAS Number 50-02-2

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C22H29FO5

  • Molecular Weight 392.46

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 2066651

  •  EC Number 200-003-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00064136

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24893906

  • Popular Documents:  FTNMR (PDF)  


Related Categories Bioactive Small Molecules, Bioactives and Supplements for Stem Cell Expansion, Bioactives/Supplements, Cell Biology, Cell Culture,
product line   BioReagent
assay   ≥97%
form   powder
potency   4-500 ng/mL
mp   262-264 °C(lit.)
suitability   suitable for cell culture
storage temp.   2-8°C
Gene Information   human ... ABCB1(5243), CYP3A4(1576), IL4(3565), IL5(3567), NR3C1(2908)
mouse ... Abcb1a(18671), Abcb1b(18669), Ifng(15978), Nos2(18126), Ptgs2(19225), Tnf(21926)
rat ... Ar(24208), Nr3c1(24413), Tnf(24835)


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An anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid with a range of effects on cell survival, cell signaling and gene expression. Use to study apoptosis, cell signaling pathways and gene expression.


Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.


To prepare 20 μg/ml stock solution, add 1ml absolute ethanol per mg product; gently swirl to dissolve. Add 49 ml sterile medium per ml of ethanol added, while mixing, to acheive final concentration of 20 μg/ml.

Physical form

powder 2-8 °C; stock-frozen in working aliquots, avoid repeated freeze/thaw

Biochem/physiol Actions

Glucocorticoid anti-inflammatory agent. Regulates T cell survival, growth, and differentiation. Inhibits the induction of nitric oxide synthase.

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