Overview

  • Product nameLeelamine
  • Description
    Pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase (PDK) inhibitor
  • Alternative names
    • Dehydroabietylamine
  • Biological descriptionPyruvate dehydrogenase kinase (PDK) inhibitor (IC50 = 9.5 µM). It has weak affinity for human CB1 and CB2 receptors, exhibiting 20% displacement of [3H]-CP55940 at a concentration of 10 µM.
  • Purity> 98%

Properties

  • Chemical name(1R,4aS,10aR)-1,2,3,4,4a,9,10,10a-Octahydro-1,4a-dimethyl-7-(1-methylethyl)-1-phenanthrenemethanamine
  • Molecular weight285.47
  • Chemical structureChemical Structure
  • Molecular formulaC20H31N
  • CAS Number1446-61-3
  • Storage instructionsStore at room temperature.
  • Solubility overviewSupplied in ethanol (50 mg/ml)
  • Handling

    Providing storage is as stated on the product vial and the vial is kept tightly sealed, the product can be stored for up to 6 months. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.

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  • SMILESCC(C)C(C=C1)=CC2=C1[C@]3(C)[C@](CC2)([H])[C@@](CN)(C)CCC3
  • Source

    Synthetic

  • Research areas

    References for Leelamine (ab120923)

    This product has been referenced in:
    • Cadoudal T  et al. Pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase 4: regulation by thiazolidinediones and implication in glyceroneogenesis in adipose tissue. Diabetes 57:2272-9 (2008). Read more (PubMed: 18519799) »
    • Aicher TD  et al. Triterpene and diterpene inhibitors of pyruvate dehydrogenase kinase (PDK). Bioorg Med Chem Lett 9:2223-8 (1999). Read more (PubMed: 10465550) »

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    Product Wall

    The leelamine is probably coming out of solution at that temperature. We recommend storing it at room temperature. It will be stable for at least one year.

    Please note: All products are "FOR RESEARCH USE ONLY AND ARE NOT INTENDED FOR DIAGNOSTIC OR THERAPEUTIC USE, NOT FOR USE IN HUMANS"