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Sigma-Aldrich

Rosiglitazone

≥98% (HPLC)

Synonym(s):
5-[[4-[2-(Methyl-2-pyridinylamino)ethoxy]phenyl]methyl]-2,4-thiazolidinedione, Rosiglitazone
Linear Formula:
C18H19N3O3S
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
357.43
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.77

Quality Level

assay

≥98% (HPLC)

form

powder

solubility

DMSO: ≥10 mg/mL

originator

GlaxoSmithKline

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CN(CCOc1ccc(CC2SC(=O)NC2=O)cc1)c3ccccn3

InChI

1S/C18H19N3O3S/c1-21(16-4-2-3-9-19-16)10-11-24-14-7-5-13(6-8-14)12-15-17(22)20-18(23)25-15/h2-9,15H,10-12H2,1H3,(H,20,22,23)

InChI key

YASAKCUCGLMORW-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Gene Information

human ... PPARG(5468)

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Application

Rosiglitazone has been used:
  • as a medium constituent for adipocyte differentiation
  • in the cell proliferation assay in human colonic carcinoma cell lines
  • for Bcl-2-like protein 13 (Bcl2l13) expression in adipocytes
  • as a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARγ) ligand

Packaging

10, 50 mg in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Rosiglitazone is a potent agonist for PPARγ with an EC50 of 43 nM for the human receptor. It is antidiabetic, working as an insulin sensitizer by binding to the PPARγ receptors in fat cells and making the cells more responsive to insulin.

Features and Benefits

This compound is featured on the AMPKs and Nuclear Receptors (PPARs) pages of the Handbook of Receptor Classification and Signal Transduction. To browse other handbook pages, click here.
This compound was developed by GlaxoSmithKline. To browse the list of other pharma-developed compounds and Approved Drugs/Drug Candidates, click here.
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Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

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