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Product overview

  • Name
    AICAR
  • Short description
    AMPK activator. Promotes osteogenic differentiation of bone marrow-derived MSCs.
  • Biological description
    Cell permeable AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) activator. Down-regulates insulin receptor expression. Promotes differentiation and mineralization of MC3T3-E1 osteoblastic cells. Also promotes osteogenic differentiation of mensenchymal stem cells and induces astroglial differentiation in neural stem cells. Additionaly induces expression of several key regulators of pulripotency in somatic cells.
  • Biological action
    Activator
  • Purity
    >99%
  • Citations

Properties

  • Chemical name
    N1-(β-D-Ribofuranosyl)-5-aminoimidaz ole-4-carboxamide
  • Molecular Weight
    258.23
  • Chemical structure
    AICAR |  [2627-69-2]
  • Molecular Formula
    C9H14N4O5
  • CAS Number
    2627-69-2
  • InChiKey
    RTRQQBHATOEIAF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • Appearance
    Off-white solid

Storing and Using Your Product

  • Storage instructions
    -20°C
  • Solubility overview
    soluble in water (75mM) or DMSO (75mM)
  • Important
    This product is for RESEARCH USE ONLY and is not intended for therapeutic or diagnostic use. Not for human or veterinary use.
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