Overview

  • Product name

    Phenformin hydrochloride, AMPK activator
  • Description

    AMPK activator
  • Biological description

    Activates AMPK, increasing activity and phosphorylation. Antitumor effects. Active in vivo.
  • Purity

    > 97%
  • CAS Number

    834-28-6
  • Chemical structure

    Chemical Structure

Properties

References

This product has been referenced in:

  • Zhang L  et al. Metformin and phenformin activate AMP-activated protein kinase in the heart by increasing cytosolic AMP concentration. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 293:H457-66 (2007). Read more (PubMed: 17369473) »
  • Sakamoto K  et al. Activity of LKB1 and AMPK-related kinases in skeletal muscle: effects of contraction, phenformin, and AICAR. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 287:E310-7 (2004). Read more (PubMed: 15068958) »
  • Caraci F  et al. Effects of phenformin on the proliferation of human tumor cell lines. Life Sci 74:643-50 (2003). Read more (PubMed: 14623034) »

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