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Alfa Aesar™ Bexarotene, 99+%

Synthetic retinoid analog with specific affinity for the retinoid X receptor

$207.80 - $486.42

Chemical Identifiers

CAS 153559-49-0
Molecular Formula C24H28O2
Formula Weight 348.48
MDL Number MFCD00932428
Merck Index 14,1194
Synonym LGD-1069; Targretin
Chemical Name or Material Bexarotene
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AAJ63701EXH SDS Alfa Aesar™
J63701EXH
300mg Each for $486.42
AAJ63701MC SDS Alfa Aesar™
J63701MC
100mg Each for $207.80
Specifications

Description

Applications
Bexarotene is used as a Synthetic retinoid analog with specific affinity for the retinoid X receptor, an antineoplastic agent, already approved as an oral antineoplastic agent for cutaneous T cell lymphoma and being investigated against other cancers. A study has found that bexarotene in a mouse Alzheimer′s model lowered the most toxic form of β-amyloid peptide and increased cognitive ability.

Solubility
Soluble in DMSO and ethanol

Notes
Store in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers. Keep container tightly closed.
Description & Specifications

Chemical Identifiers

153559-49-0
348.48
14,1194
Bexarotene
C24H28O2
MFCD00932428
LGD-1069; Targretin

Specifications

153559-49-0
C24H28O2
MFCD00932428
220° to 225°C
LGD-1069; Targretin
Soluble in DMSO and ethanol
≥99%
Powder
348.48
White
14,1194
300mg
Bexarotene

Safety and Handling

GHS H Statement
H302-H315-H319-H335
Harmful if swallowed.
Causes skin irritation.
Causes serious eye irritation.
May cause respiratory irritation.

GHS P Statement
P261-P280-P305+P351+P338-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Warning

RTECSNumber : DH6834830

Recommended Storage : −30° to −10°C