Calciferol (Vitamin D2), VDR receptor activator (ab143588)

Overview

  • Product name

    Calciferol (Vitamin D2), VDR receptor activator
  • Description

    VDR receptor activator. Active cholecalciferol metabolite.
  • Biological description

    VDR receptor activator. Active cholecalciferol (ab143594) metabolite. Induces cell differentiation and shows antitumor effects. Shows antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anti-ischemic and cardioprotective effects in vivo. Orally active.
  • Purity

    > 91%
  • CAS Number

    50-14-6
  • Chemical structure

    Chemical Structure

Properties

References

This product has been referenced in:

  • Ari E  et al. Antioxidant and renoprotective effects of paricalcitol on experimental contrast-induced nephropathy model. Br J Radiol 85:1038-43 (2012). Read more (PubMed: 22815410) »
  • Lau WL  et al. Vitamin D receptor agonists increase klotho and osteopontin while decreasing aortic calcification in mice with chronic kidney disease fed a high phosphate diet. Kidney Int 82:1261-70 (2012). Read more (PubMed: 22932118) »
  • Ströhle A  et al. Micronutrients at the interface between inflammation and infection--ascorbic acid and calciferol. Part 2: calciferol and the significance of nutrient supplements. Inflamm Allergy Drug Targets 10:64-74 (2011). Read more (PubMed: 21184648) »

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