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R7632 Sigma

Retinol

synthetic, ≥95% (HPLC), crystalline

Synonym: Axerophthol, Vitamin A alcohol, Vitamin A, Vitamin A1, all-trans-3,7-Dimethyl-9-(2,6,6-trimethyl-1-cyclohexen-1-yl)-2,4,6,8-nonatetraen-1-ol

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Properties

Related Categories Antitumor Agents, Biochemicals and Reagents, Cancer Research, Carotenoid, Cell Biology,
biological source   synthetic
InChI Key   FPIPGXGPPPQFEQ-OVSJKPMPSA-N
assay   ≥95% (HPLC)
form   crystalline
color   yellow to orange
mp   61-63 °C(lit.)
absorption   ε/326 nm, isopropanol 2700 u/mg
shipped in   dry ice
storage temp.   −20°C

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Ligand for both the retinoic acid receptor (RAR) and the retinoid X receptor (RXR) that act as transcription factors to regulate the growth and differentiation of normal and malignant cells.

Packaging

1 g in ampule

100, 250, 500 mg in ampule

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

Light protecting glass vial.

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. R7632.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

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Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
VH6750000
Protocols & Articles

Articles

MSMLS Online Plate Map

Metabolite descriptors included with the software download upon purchase of the product include: Name, Parent CID, molecular formula, molecular weight, CAS, ChEBI, HMDB ID, PubChem Compound and Subst...
Keywords: Mass spectrometry, Metabolites

Retinoic Acid and Gene Expression

All-trans retinoic acid (RA, ATRA) is a pleiotropic activation factor that regulates genes associated with normal vertebrate cellular processes such as cell differentiation, cell proliferation, apopt...
BioFiles 2008, 3.9, 12.
Keywords: Apoptosis, Cancer, Cell proliferation, Cellular processes, Chromatin immunoprecipitation, Condensations, Degradations, Diseases, Gene expression, Hormones, Immunoprecipitation, Ligands, Metabolism, Oxidations, Phosphorylations, Polymerase chain reaction, Sequences, Teratogens, Transcription, Type, Ubiquitinations, Usage, Vitamins

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